SQRTPI function

Returns the square root of (number * pi).

Syntax

SQRTPI(number)

Number     is the number by which pi is multiplied.

Remark

If number < 0, SQRTPI returns the #NUM! error value.

Example

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Formula Description (Result)
=SQRTPI(1) Square root of pi (1.772454)
=SQRTPI(2) Square root of 2 * pi (2.506628)
 
 
Applies to:
Excel 2007