The square root of **5/2 **is the same as the square root of **5 **divided by the square root of **2**.

**Parts of a fraction
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It’s important to know the different parts of a fraction. The fraction has three parts

**Numerator: **The numerator is the topmost number of the fraction

In this case, the numerator is **5
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**Denominator: **This is the bottom number of the fraction

In this case, the Denominator is **2
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**Fraction bar: **The symbol that separates the numerator and denominator to form one fraction with two parts

**How to find the square root of a fraction
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**1.** Find the square root of the numerator

The square root of **5 **is **2.236067977**

**2.** Find the square root of the denominator

The square root of **2** is **1.414213562**

**3.** Divide the square root of the numerator by the square root of the denominator

**2.236067977/1.414213562
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Therefore the square root of **5/2 **is** 1.58113883**

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