The SQUARE of a number is the result of multiplying a number by itself (a x a). The SQUARE ROOT of a number is ONE of two EQUAL factors of a number.

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The CUBE of a number is the result of multiplying the same number three times (a x a x a). The CUBE ROOT of a number if ONE of three EQUAL factors of a number.

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squares & square roots

Take a look at a chart of the squares and their roots for the numbers 1-50