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is 4/2 a fraction or whole number????. explain!!!

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  1. ParthKohli
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    All whole numbers are fractions.

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  2. UnkleRhaukus
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    |dw:1350806100788:dw|

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  3. ParthKohli
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    This is a whole number which can be written as a fraction.

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    so what it basically is???

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  5. UnkleRhaukus
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    they way you have it written , 4/2 is a improper fraction, if you simplify , it is equivalent to a whole number

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  6. ParthKohli
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    A fraction is just some ratio, and in this case, we do have a ratio.

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    so its improper fraction got it

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  8. ParthKohli
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    No, it's a whole number too.

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    but thats after simplification

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  10. ParthKohli
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    That's like saying \(\rm \sqrt 4\) is irrational but it becomes rational after simplification.

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    this is rational any way

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  12. ParthKohli
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    and that is a whole number any way.

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    but what about improper fractions

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    @ParthKohli n how you say \[\sqrt{4}\] is irrational??? its always rational

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