# How to write square root on computer

Contents

- 1 How do you do square root on computer?
- 2 What is the symbol for square root on keyboard?
- 3 How do you type 2 squared on a laptop?
- 4 How do you type to the power of 2 on a keyboard?
- 5 How do you write square root in Powerpoint?
- 6 How do you type a square?
- 7 How do you square a number?
- 8 How do you write square root on Google Docs?
- 9 How do you write square root in Excel?
- 10 What is the alt code for a square?
- 11 How do I do Squared on Mac keyboard?
- 12 How do you put a square root in Google Sheets?
- 13 How do you insert a square root symbol in Google Sheets?
- 14 How do you get a square root?

## How do you do square root on computer?

Click the location where you want to insert the square root symbol.

**Press ⌥ Option + v**. This inserts the square root symbol. If you’re using the Grapher app, press Shift + Option + V instead.## What is the symbol for square root on keyboard?

From Keyboard

Unicode hex code | Symbol |
---|---|

221A | √ |

## How do you type 2 squared on a laptop?

The easiest way to type the squared symbol is by

**holding the Alt key while typing 0178 on the number pad**. Make sure that Num Lock is turned on for this keyboard shortcut to work.## How do you type to the power of 2 on a keyboard?

Press the

**“Ctrl,” “Shift”**and “=” keys on your keyboard to turn on the Superscript mode.## How do you write square root in Powerpoint?

Click the

**Radical button**in the Structures group on the Design tab and select the Square Root or Square Root with Degree option from the Radicals section.## How do you type a square?

## How do you square a number?

Want to square a number?

**Just take the number and multiply it by itself**! If you square an integer, you get a perfect square!## How do you write square root on Google Docs?

In Google Docs, when you’re inside an equation you can

**type ‘\sqrt’ followed by a space or a parenthesis**to automatically convert the text into a square root sign √.## How do you write square root in Excel?

Using a Shortcut Key. A simple way to add a square root symbol is the shortcut key and the shortcut is

**Alt + 251**. You need to hold down the Alt key as you type 251 on the numeric keypad. and once you release the Alt key, and the symbol appears.## What is the alt code for a square?

Keyboard Shortcuts – Windows ALT-Codes and Unicode Symbols

To type this symbol | Press this on your keyboard | Description |
---|---|---|

ⁿ | Alt+252 | Power n |

¹ | Alt+0185 | To the power of 1 |

² | Alt+0178 | Squared |

³ | Alt+0179 | Cubed |

## How do I do Squared on Mac keyboard?

The characters menu that is activated with

**“ctrl+cmd+space**” allows access to a “superscript 2” or square root symbol (²). Check if the “Digits — All” category isn’t in the left-hand column, click the gear icon, then select this category — adding it to the list.## How do you put a square root in Google Sheets?

If you need to square root a number in your spreadsheet, you can use the SQRT function. To square root in Google Sheets, in any cell simply

**type “=SQRT(“, then type a number of your choice, type a closing parentheses “)**“, and then press enter.