| James Robinson (of Boston.) - 1847 - 304 pages
...*/25 -}-ll is 6 ; the cube root of ,4/64 — 27 + 88 is 5. EXTRACTION OF THE SQUARE ROOT. Art. 172. **THE square root of a number is one of its two equal factors.** The extraction of the square root of a number is the method of finding one of its two equal factors.... | |
| Education - 1898 - 404 pages
...determined when the area is the only element given. The child can thus be led inductively to see that **the square root of a number is one of its two equal factors.** Whatever the method it should be based upon clear insight on the part of the pupil. This is true even... | |
| James Stewart Eaton - Arithmetic - 1857 - 376 pages
...Note 1). The number of times the root is to be taken as a factor depends upon the name of the root. **The square root of a number is one of its two equal factors** ; the cube root is one of its three equal factors ; etc. ; thus, the square root of 64 is 8, for 8... | |
| Charles Davies - Arithmetic - 1861 - 496 pages
...product of equal factors ; and the root is one of the equal factors. EXTRACTION OF THE SQUARE ROOT. 377. **THE SQUARE ROOT of a number is one of its two equal factors.** To extract the square root is to find this factor The first ten numbers and their squares are : 1,... | |
| James Stewart Eaton - 1862 - 320 pages
...second or square root of 9, which is 3. So b ^/8 indicates the third or cube rcn,t of 8, which is 2. **The square root of a number is one of its two equal factors;** the cube root is one of the three equal factors of the number. NOTE 6. Every number is both the first... | |
| Charles Davies - Arithmetic - 1865 - 468 pages
...product of equal factors ; and the root is one of the equal factors. EXTRACTION OF THE SQUARE ROOT. 377. **THE SQUARE ROOT of a number is one of its two equal factors.** To extract the square root is to find this factor. The first ten numbers and their squares are : 1,... | |
| John Fair Stoddard - Arithmetic - 1868 - 428 pages
..."What is the square root of 1296? *2)648 ANALYSIS. — Resolve the number into its prime factore. Since **the square root of a number is one of its / two equal factors,** we take one of every two equal *2)1G2 prime .factors of the number, which we have marked with a star,... | |
| John Fair Stoddard - Arithmetic - 1888 - 480 pages
...square root of 1296 ? *2)G48 ANALYSIS. — Resolve the number into its prime fac- n\nn~ tors. Since **the square root of a number is one of its / two equal factors,** we take one of every two equal *2)1G2 prime factors of the number, which we have marked with a star,... | |
| James Stewart Eaton - Arithmetic - 1876 - 366 pages
...second or square root of 9, which is 3. So a^/8 indicates the third or cube root of 8, which is 2. **The square root of a number is one of its two equal factors** ; the cube root is one of the three equal factors of the number. NOTE 6. Every number is both thefirst... | |
| Edward Brooks - Arithmetic - 1876 - 588 pages
...number is called a root of that number. The degree of a root depends upon the number of equal factors. **The .-square root of a number is one of its two equal factors.** The cube root of a number is one of its three equal factors, etc. These definitions are regarded as... | |
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