# sqrt

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### Introduced in

- Game:
- Operation Flashpoint
- Version:
- 1.00

### Description

- Description:
- Returns square root of x.

### Syntax

### Examples

- Example 1:
_sq = sqrt 9; // Result is 3

### Additional Information

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- See also:
- Math Commands a ^ b

### Notes

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### Notes

- Posted on 18:05, 24 August 2014 (EST)
**Benargee**-
Alternatively use "x^0.5" or "x^(1/2)".
`_sq = 9^0.5; //Result is 3 _sq = 9^(1/2); //Result is 3`

You can use this method to get any root. Cubed root = x^(1/3) or x^0.333[repeating]. Root 4 = x^(1/4) or x^0.25.

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