What is the square root of 500

There is no perfect square for 500. You can either solve it as a radical expression with $$10 \sqrt{5}$$ or you can give the approximate answer of about 22.3607

500 is not a perfect square number. Therefore, find the factors of 500 with the largest perfect square. In this case, 100 is the largest perfect square number in 500.
$$500= \sqrt{500} ^2$$

$$\sqrt{500}=\sqrt{100*5}$$

$$\sqrt{500}=\sqrt{100}\sqrt{5}$$

$$\sqrt{500}=10\sqrt{5}$$

If you are simply looking for the calculator result, you will get $$22.36$$

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