anonymous
  • anonymous
Why is -4 not a whole number?
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  • chestercat
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anonymous
  • anonymous
-4 is a whole number......
anonymous
  • anonymous
That's what I thought. but I'm doing an exam correction sheet and thw question asks which nuber set does -4 not belong to? and the answer was "whole numer". I'm supposed to explain why it's not. so I'm confused.
anonymous
  • anonymous
huh.......well I even looked up what a whole number is and it said that a whole number is anything greater than or equal to one, without any decimals.....and that it can be positive or negative.

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anonymous
  • anonymous
Then I'm not sure how to correct this question. Thank's for your help.
anonymous
  • anonymous
:) I'm sorry that I couldn't be of any more help....good luck!!
amistre64
  • amistre64
-4 is an integer whole numbers are 1 and up
amistre64
  • amistre64
err, 0 and up ... i recall zero being a hole number so ... yeah
amistre64
  • amistre64
1,2,3,... naturals by some standards 0,1,2,3,... whole numbers (or naturals by other standards) ...,-3,-2,-1,0,1,2,3,.... integers

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