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Lesson 5: Exploring Problems Involving Squares and Square Roots

Use these interactive activities to encourage your child to have fun on the Web while learning about number relationships.

Create and solve problems involving a perfect square.

Builds Upon
Student Book page 24

Instructions for Use

Relationship Between Squares and Square Roots allows your child to review how to find the square root and perfect square of a number.

Follow the instructions and explore squares and square roots. You will see a step-by-step process for squaring, and a calculator you can use to find the square root of a number.


Tic Tac Toe Squares is a Tic Tac Toe game in which your child must find the square roots of numbers less than 1000.

Calculate square roots to play this Tic-Tac-Toe game with a partner.