# The Square Root of 2 to 1,000,000 Decimals

@article{Dutka1971TheSR, title={The Square Root of 2 to 1,000,000 Decimals}, author={Jacques Dutka}, journal={Mathematics of Computation}, year={1971}, volume={25}, pages={927-933} }

The square root of 2 has been calculated to 1,000,000 decimals on a large-scale digital computer and the result has been verified. The calculation was based on a specially developed algorithm for square roots which does not appear to have been used in previous computations of this type.

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