# How do you type a square root on a Chromebook?

### Table of Contents

- How do you type a square root on a Chromebook?
- How do you get math symbols on a Chromebook?
- What is the F5 key on Chromebook?
- Where is the square root symbol on the keyboard?
- How to type square root symbol [ √ ] in Excel?
- How can I type square root on my computer?
- How to insert a square root symbol in Google Docs?

### How do you type a square root on a Chromebook?

Hold down the “Alt” key and, at the same time, **type in the number “251” on the number keypad**. This will produce the square root symbol shown as “√.”

### How do you get math symbols on a Chromebook?

Just **type Ctrl+Shift+u** at the same time, release them, type in the 4-character unicode, then press the space bar.

### What is the F5 key on Chromebook?

**The switch window key** is usually found in the F5 spot on a Chromebook keyboard. Combined with the Ctrl key, it takes a screenshot of your entire desktop and saves it to your Downloads folder.

### Where is the square root symbol on the keyboard?

As you hold on to the Alt key, press 251 (the square root symbol’s Alt code) on the numeric keypad at the right-hand side of the keyboard. Then release the Alt key. The square root symbol will immediately be inserted as soon as you let go of the Alt key. The above steps will work fine if you are using a keyboard with the numeric keypad.

### How to type square root symbol [ √ ] in Excel?

For Windows users, to type the square root symbol in Excel using a keyboard shortcut, first click on the cell to contain the symbol; press and hold the Alt key and press 251 (i.e. the symbol’s alt code) on the numeric keypad; then release the Alt key. This should give you the symbol. The square root symbol shortcut in Mac is Option + V.

### How can I type square root on my computer?

You can do this by double-clicking the file on your computer. Click the mouse where you want to type the symbol. Click the Insert menu. It’s at the top of Word. Click Symbol. Click More Symbols…. Click the “subset” drop-down menu. Click Number Forms. A list of symbols will appear. Click the Square Root √ symbol.

### How to insert a square root symbol in Google Docs?

Go to Insert → Special Characters → (in the search bar type “square root”) → Click on the appearing character box on the left side of the screen, it will automatically be copied into the doc. On your computer, open Google Docs. Open or create a document or presentation. At the top, click Insert. To add a character to your file, click it.