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Square Root of 25

The square root of 25 is the number, which multiplied by itself 2 times, is 25. In other words, this number to the power of 2 equals 25.

Besides the real values of

along with an explanation, on this page you can also find what the elements of the square root of 25 are called.

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²√25 = ±5
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Second Root of 25

In this section we provide you with important additional information about the topic of this post:

The term can be written as ²√25 or 25^1/2.

As the index 2 is even and 25 is greater than 0, 25 has two real square roots:

²√25, which is positive and called principal square root of 25, and -²√25 which is negative.

Together, they are denominated as

Although the principal square root of twenty-five is only one of the two square roots, the term “square root of 25” usually refers to the positive number, that is the principal square root.

If you want to know how to find the value of this root, then read our article Square Root located in the header menu.

There, we also discuss the properties for index n = 2 by means of examples: multiplication, division, exponentiation etc.

Next, we have a look at the inverse function.

Inverse of Square Root of 25

Extracting the square root is the inverse operation of ^2:

In the following paragraph, we are going to name the elements of this √.

What is the Square Root of 25?

You already have the answer to that question, and you also know about the inverse operation of 25 square root.

Keep reading to learn what the parts are called.

  • ²√25 is the square root of 25 symbol
  • 2 is the index
  • 25 = radicand; the radicand is the number below the radical sign
  • Square root = ±5
  • √ is called radical symbol or radical only

Second root of 25 = ±5

As a sidenote: All values on this page have been rounded to ten decimal places.

Now you really know all about ²√25, including its values, parts and the inverse.

If you need to extract the 2nd root of any other real number use our calculator above.

Simply insert the number of which you want to find the square root (e.g. 25); the calculation is done automatically.

If you like our information about ²√25, then a similar square root you may be interested in is, for example: square root of 27.

In the following table you can find the n-th root of 25 for n = 2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10.


The aim of this table is to provide you with an overview of the nth roots of 25.

225Square Root of 25²√25±5
325Cube Root of 25³√252.9240177382
425Forth Root of 25⁴√25±2.2360679775
525Fifth Root of 25⁵√251.9036539387
625Sixth Root of 25⁶√25±1.7099759467
725Seventh Root of 25⁷√251.5838196088
825Eight Root of 25⁸√25±1.4953487812
925Nineth Root of 25⁹√251.4299691483
1025Tenth Root of 25¹⁰√25±1.3797296615

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Square Root of Twenty-Five

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Ahead is the wrap-up of our information.


To sum up, the square roots of 25 are ±5; the positive real value is the principal.

Finding the second root of the number 25 is the inverse operation of rising the ²√25 to the power of 2. That is to say, (±5)2 = 25.

Further information about the root of a number like ²√25 can be found on our page n-th Root.

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BTW: A term closely related to square roots is perfect square. We tell you everything about perfect squares in our article Square Numbers.

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