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What Is The Square Root of 10? How To Find The Square Root of 10?

Written by Prerit Jain

Updated on: 17 Aug 2023

What Is The Square Root of 10? How To Find The Square Root of 10?

What Is The Square Root of 10? How To Find The Square Root of 10?

Square Root of 10: When we multiply the number by itself we get the square root of the number or the square number. It depends on the number for which the square root needs to be found. 

When the number 2 is squared 22 = 4
When 6 is squared 62 = 36

The 4 = 2.
The 36 = 6.

Before jumping straight into finding the square root of any number we must find whether the given number is a perfect square number or not. The numbers that end with 2,3,7 and 8 are considered perfect square numbers, and the numbers that end with 1,4,5,6, and 9 are not perfect square numbers.

As you can see there is no number mentioned above that ends with zero. This makes finding the square root of 10 a complicated one. The square root of 10 can be found using two methods replacing the unit values using unit places or by the long division method. The square root is denoted using the symbol also called radix or radical symbol.

How to find square root of 10?

To find the square root of a number we first go for prime factors since the number 10 doesn’t have any prime factors, so we can take the factors.

The factors of 10 are 1,2,5 and 10.

Let us now write the factors of 10 as

10 = 2*5

Since there is no square root let us take square root on both sides

10 = 2*5
The root of 10 = 1.414*2.236
10 = ±3.162

Long division method

The nearest integer of the number is used to carry out the long division method. The number 3 is the nearest integer that can be used. Start dividing and stop when you reach a satisfactory digit.

√10 = 3.162

Solved examples

Example 1: What is the square root of 10 using the long division method?

√10 = 3.162

Example 2: What are the factors of 10
The factors of 10 are 1,2,5 and 10

Example 3: What is the square root of 121 using the prime factorization method?
121 = 11*11
Hence, the 121 = 11

Example 4: What is the square root of 2 using the long division method?

√2 = 1.4142

Example 5: what is the square root of 636 + 110 help Raj solve the equation
= 6 (6) + 1 (3.162)
= 36+3.162
= 39.162

Frequently asked question

Is 10  a rational number?
No, √10 is an irrational number because when divided it is not equal to zero.

What is the value of 10 ?
The 10 = 3.162

What are the methods to find the square root of a number?
There are three methods to find the square root of a number
1. Prime factorization method
2. Long division method
3. Repeated subtraction

How to write the square root of 10 in radical form?
The radical form of writing square root is 10

What is the square root of 5?
The 5 = 2.2360

Which method is used to find the 10?
The standard method that is used to find the square root of any number is the long division method.

What is the 49?
The 49  = 7

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