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Ex.6.1 Q2 Squares and Square Roots Solutions - NCERT Maths Class 8

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Question

The following numbers are obviously not perfect squares. Give reasons.

   (i) \(1057\)

  (ii) \(23453\)

 (iii) \(7928\)

 (iv) \( 222222\)

  (v) \( 64000\)

  (vi) \(89722\)

 (vii) \(222000\)

(viii) \(505050\)

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Squares And Square Roots
Ex 6.1 | Question 2

Text Solution

What is known?

Numbers whhich are perfect square

What is unknown?

Why these number are not perfect square

Reasoning:

The square of a number has  \(0,1,4,5,6\) or \(9\) at its unit’s place are perfect squares.

Also, square of a number can only have even number of zeros at the end. 

Steps:

In the above question unit digit of numbers are \(7, 3, 8, 2, 000, 2, 000, 0\) respectively, so these number are obviously not perfect square.