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Marlins0412
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Explain Irrational numbers and give a few examples Thanks!
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Explain Irrational numbers and give a few examples Thanks!
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inkyvoyd Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
A rational number is a number that can be expressed as the ratio of two integers. For instance, 0.5 is a rational number, which is 1/2
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inkyvoyd Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
0.394 repeating can be expressed as 394/999
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Marlins0412 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
ok so how many irrational numbers are from 110?
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Marlins0412 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Im studying for my ACT test tomorrow
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inkyvoyd Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
However, in the defined "real number set", not all numbers can be expressed as the division of two integers. Although historically it took a bit of time for us to accept this, a simple proof of the the fact that \(\sqrt{2}\) is irrational is suffice
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inkyvoyd Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
There are an infinite number of rational AND irrational numbers between 110...
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Marlins0412 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
give me an example why please
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inkyvoyd Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Well, pick two numbers between 1 and 10.
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Marlins0412 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
2 and 7
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inkyvoyd Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Pick two numbers in between those two.
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inkyvoyd Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Now do it again.
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Marlins0412 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
5.6, 5.7
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inkyvoyd Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
an important property of the real numbers is that they are continuous  in a sense, there are an INFINITE "number" of numbers in between any two different numbers, no matter how small the difference
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inkyvoyd Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
There are actually "far more" irrational numbers than rational numbers.
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Marlins0412 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
so in 13 there is many aswell?
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inkyvoyd Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Well, comparing the two expressions is indeterminant I believe
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Marlins0412 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Great! Thanks a lot for your help it cleared my confusion. Hopefully I get this right on one of the biggest tests of my life!
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inkyvoyd Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
@Marlins0412 , the key thing to know is that there are an infinite number of rational and irrational numbers
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inkyvoyd Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
rational numbers can be expressed as the division of two integers, while irrational numbers cannot
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Marlins0412 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
WEll off to more studying thanks again
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inkyvoyd Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
yes  good luck!
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Marlins0412 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Thanks so much!
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