Excel Office

Excel How Tos, Tutorials, Tips & Tricks, Shortcuts

SQRTPI function: Description, Usage, Syntax, Examples and Explanation

What is SQRTPI function in Excel?

SQRTPI function is one of the Math and Trig functions in Microsoft Excel that returns the square root of (number * pi).

Syntax of SQRTPI function


The SQRTPI function syntax has the following arguments:

  • Number: The number by which pi is multiplied.

SQRTPI formula explanation

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

Example of  SQRTPI function

Steps to follow:

1. Open a new Excel worksheet.

2. Copy data in the following table below and paste it in cell A1

Note: For formulas to show results, select them, press F2 key on your keyboard and then press Enter.

You can adjust the column widths to see all the data, if need be.

Formula Description (Result) Result
=SQRTPI(1) Square root of pi. 1.772454
=SQRTPI(2) Square root of 2 * pi. 2.506628

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *