# What is the square root symbol on a keyboard?

### What is the square root symbol on a keyboard?

Insert Square root symbol in Word (Quick Help)

Name | Square root |
---|---|

Symbol | √ |

Alt Code | 251 |

Alt code Shortcut | Alt+251 |

Shortcut (for Word) | 221A, Alt+X |

### How do you type to the power 4 on a keyboard?

And to use these shortcuts, first type the code into Microsoft Word, select it and press Alt+X on your keyboard....To the Power of Symbol Quick Guide.

Description | Symbol | Alt Code Shortcut |
---|---|---|

To the Power of 3 | ³ | Alt+0179 |

To the Power of 4 | ⁴ | 2074, Alt+X |

To the Power of 5 | ⁵ | 2075, Alt+X |

To the Power of 6 | ⁶ | 2076, Alt+X |

### How to put the square root symbol on the keyboard?

It also has the square root symbol Alt code as well as the keyboard shortcut. To type the square root symbol in Word on your keyboard, press down the Alt key and type the Square Root symbol alt code (i.e. 251) using the numeric keypad, then release the Alt key.

### Is there a way to type square root?

Click the “subset” drop-down menu. Click Number Forms. A list of symbols will appear. Click the Square Root √ symbol. This inserts the square root symbol. Open the document in which you want to insert the square root symbol. You can use this method in any Windows app that allows typing, including your web browser.

### How do you enter a square root in Excel?

The Alt code for the Square root symbol is Alt+251 or 221A then Alt+X. To insert this symbol (using the Alt code), follow these three simple steps: Place the insertion pointer at where you want to insert the symbol. Hold down the Alt key and type 251 on the numeric keypad and release the Alt key. Secondly, how do you enter a square root in Excel?

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

Using a Mac Keyboard Shortcut Open the document in which you want to insert the square root symbol. You can use this method in any Mac app that allows typing, including your web browser. Click the location where you want to insert the square root symbol. Press ⌥ Option+v. This inserts the square root symbol.