# [SOLVED] square root

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• March 22nd 2008, 02:31 PM
naaz
[SOLVED] square root
Please help me with the following question-

What is the least positive whole number that should be subtracted from 2030 to make it a perfect square.Please provide the logical steps.

Thankyou.
• March 22nd 2008, 03:09 PM
Plato
Consider this:
$\begin{array}{l}
\sqrt {2030} = 45.0555 \\
45^2 = 2025 \\
\end{array}.
$