To get the square root of a number, you can use the SQRT function. In the example shown, the formula in C5 is:
=SQRT(B5)
How this function works
The SQRT function is fully automatic and will return the square root...

To get the cube root of a number, you can use the caret(^) operator with 1/3 as the exponent in a simple formula. In the example shown, the formula in C5 is:
=B5^(1/3)
How this function works
The cube root of a...

This example shows one way to calculate BMI (Body Mass Index) in Excel. In the worksheet shown, we first convert height and weight to metric units, then use a standard metric formula to calculate BMI. The formula in H5...

To get the cube root of a number, you can use the caret(^) operator with 1/3 as the exponent in a simple formula. In the example shown, the formula in D5 is:
=B5^(1/C5)
How this function works
By definition, the nth...