# How do you solve x^2=5?

May 14, 2018

$x$ = $\sqrt{5}$, also expressed as 2.2360679775

#### Explanation:

${x}^{2} = 5$

In order to solve this, you just need to find the square root of five.

$x$ = $\sqrt{5}$

$\sqrt{5}$ = 2.2360679775

May 14, 2018

IF
${x}^{2} = 5$
Then
$\sqrt{{x}^{2}} = \sqrt{5}$
$x = \sqrt{5}$
$x \approx 2.2$