# Is there a calculator that will simplify square roots from a decimal to a square root?

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Apr 20, 2015

I believe any scientific calculator can do this. Just press the

For example, if you want to find the square root of 15.087, you would press the

3.884198759075. You would probably round to 3.8842 due to significant figures.

Apr 20, 2015

It's not really clear what you want to do.

It sounds to me like you want to be given a decimal and write is as a square root.

If that is your question, then simply square the decimal and round. (If it's not too far away.)

**Example 1**

**Example 2**

So: