[Solved] The Square Root of i  

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The square root of -1 is i. However what is the square root of i?

PlanckTime - Amin

 
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This is my method. But i understand that a polar form method can also be used which would find all of the roots, not just one.

 
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Nice Dan! I got the same answer by using De Moivre's Theorem.

PlanckTime - Amin

 
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My solutions uses e^(j*pi) notation. See attatched greyscale image of the infamous whiteboard.

 

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