<mroot>

The MathML <mroot> element is used to display roots with an explicit index. Two arguments are accepted, which leads to the syntax: <mroot> base index </mroot>.

Attributes

class, id, style
Provided for use with stylesheets.
displaystyle
A Boolean value specifying whether more vertical space is used for displayed equations or, if set to false, a more compact layout is used to display formulas. The main effect is that larger versions of operators are displayed, when displaystyle is set to true. See also movablelimits on <mo>.
href
Used to set a hyperlink to a specified URL.
mathbackground
The background color. You can use #rgb, #rrggbb and HTML color names.
mathcolor
The text color and also the color of the root symbol itself. You can use #rgb, #rrggbb and HTML color names.

Examples

Sample Rendering: x

Rendering in your browser: x 3

<math>

 <mroot>
    <mi>x</mi>
    <mn>3</mn>
 </mroot>

</math>

Specifications

Specification
MathML Core
# radicals-msqrt-mroot

Browser compatibility

BCD tables only load in the browser

See also

  • <msqrt> (Square root without an index)