# C program to compute the area of a square.

**Q36. Write a C program to compute the area of a square. Make assumption on your own.**

**Ans.**

#include<stdio.h>

#include<conio.h> //for clrscr();

void main()

{

float side,area;

clrscr(); //for clear screen

printf(“\n Enter side of the square: “);

scanf(“%f”,&side);

area=side*side;

printf(“\n The area of the square is: %f square units”,area);

}

**Output**

Enter side of the square: 5

The area of the square is: 25.000000 square units