These lessons, with videos, examples, and solutions, help Grade 6 students learn about squares and square roots.

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**What are Squares and Square Roots?**

The square of a number means to multiply the number by itself. In exponent form, it will have an exponent of 2.

For example, the square of 4 is 4^{2} = 4 × 4 = 16.

The opposite of squaring a number is finding the square root. Since 4^{2} = 16, the square root of 16 is 4.

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