# Square root of 157

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Sqrt(157). Find the square root of 157 or any other real number, positive or negative. Here are the answers to questions like: Square root of 157 or what is the square root of 157?

## What is square root? Definition of square root

A square root of a number 'x' is a number y such that y2 = x, in other words, a number y whose square is y. For example, 12 is the square root of 144 because 122 = 12•12 = 144, -12 is square root of 144 because (-12)2 = (-12)•(-12) = 144. When writing math, people often use sqrt(x) to mean the square root of x. Read more about square root here: Square Root - Wikipedia and here: Square Root - Wolfram

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Here is the square root symbol. It is is denoted by √, known as the radical sign or radix. ### Square root of values around 157

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The square root of 153 is 12.369
The square root of 154 is 12.410
The square root of 155 is 12.450
The square root of 156 is 12.490
The square root of 158 is 12.570
The square root of 159 is 12.610
The square root of 160 is 12.649
The square root of 161 is 12.689
The square root of 162 is 12.728