## $%SQRT^MATH## M[UMPS] by Example |

Approved for inclusion in a future M[UMPS] language standard as part of the library for General Mathematics.

This function returns the square root of the value of its parameter.

Reference | Value | |
---|---|---|

$%SQRT^MATH(1) |
1 | |

$%SQRT^MATH(100) |
10 | |

$%SQRT^MATH(2) |
1.414213562... | |

$%SQRT^MATH(–1) |
Error (M28) |

The MDC has approved code to approximate the return value of this function.
Implementors are encouraged to provide more accurate and efficient code).

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This page most recently updated on 12-Sep-2014, 13:52:01 .

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