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justin12lo
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0An irrational number cannot be written as a normal fraction. For example, 1/5 is a rational number, which equals 0.2 as a decimal. But 22/7 is not, since it is repeating continuously, as 3.142857142...

reemii
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0if \(x\) is irrational, so is \(x\frac{m}{n}+p\). where m,n,p are integers. Try to find 4 different irrational numbers and by scaling and translating them you can make them fit in the interval [0.1,0.2].

justin12lo
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0And I think it was the other way around...

justin12lo
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Do you know how to get the answers or do we have to show you?

reemii
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0example: \(\pi\) is irrational. \(\pi/10000\) is very small. then add 0.1 to it and you get a number between 0.1 and 0.2 that is irrational.

reemii
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0(in my earlier msg: m,n,p can be rational numbers)
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