# Find the Square Root the Following Correct to Three Places of Decimal. 5 12 - Mathematics

Find the square root  the following correct to three places of decimal.

5/12

#### Solution

We can find the square root up to four decimal places by expanding 5/12 to decimal form up to eight digits to the right of the decimal point as shown below:

5/2=0.41666666

Hence, we have:

So, the square root of 5/12 up to three decimal places is 0.645.

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#### APPEARS IN

RD Sharma Class 8 Maths
Chapter 3 Squares and Square Roots
Exercise 3.8 | Q 1.18 | Page 56