Perfect Square

Pronunciation: /ˈpɜr fɪkt skwɛər/ Explain

  1. A perfect square is an integer that is a square of another positive integer. The first few perfect squares are: 1, 4, 9, 16, 25, 36 49, 64, 81, 100.
  2. A perfect square is a monomial or binomial raised to the second power. Example: (a+b)2 = a2 + 2ab + b2.


  1. Rivenberg, Romeyn Henry. A Review of Algebra. pg 8,16. American Book Company. 1914. Last Accessed 8/12/2010. Buy the book

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McAdams, David E. Perfect Square. 7/18/2018. All Math Words Encyclopedia. Life is a Story Problem LLC.

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