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What is an irrational number besides a number that can't go on a number line, pi, and e?

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  1. zzr0ck3r Group Title
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    \[\sqrt{\text{prime number}}\]

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  2. OpenSessame Group Title
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    ^ what he said...

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  3. asdfasdf54514 Group Title
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    Are you sure?

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  4. zzr0ck3r Group Title
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    wait are you asking for another irrational number like pi and e?

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  5. zzr0ck3r Group Title
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    the wording of your question is odd

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  6. asdfasdf54514 Group Title
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    OpenSessame, please leave... I will block you in fifty seconds.

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  7. asdfasdf54514 Group Title
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    I just want to know what makes a number irrational.

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    Be nice @asdfasdf54514

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  9. asdfasdf54514 Group Title
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    No, I'm rude.

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  10. zzr0ck3r Group Title
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    if it cant be written in the form\[\frac{integer}{integer}\]

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  11. dan815 Group Title
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    when it cant be written as an integer

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  12. zzr0ck3r Group Title
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    so 1/2 is irrational dan?

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  13. asdfasdf54514 Group Title
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    So, is .3333... Irrational?

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  14. asdfasdf54514 Group Title
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    .333... is not irrational.

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  15. dan815 Group Title
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    o true

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  16. OpenSessame Group Title
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    http://www.mathsisfun.com/irrational-numbers.html

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  17. zzr0ck3r Group Title
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    \[\frac{1}{3}=0.3333....\]

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  18. OpenSessame Group Title
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    THE GOLDEN RATIO!

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  19. asdfasdf54514 Group Title
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    OpenSessame... Please... Stop... I only need ZZr0vk3r's help.

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  20. asdfasdf54514 Group Title
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    Anyways, can it be written as irrational since the two integers of p and q are prime numberS?

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  21. zzr0ck3r Group Title
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    can what?

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  22. asdfasdf54514 Group Title
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    1/3

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  23. zzr0ck3r Group Title
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    \[\frac{prime}{prime}\]is not an indication that something is irrational

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  24. dan815 Group Title
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    irrational is when the numbers after the decimal point are just 'irrational' no pattern

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  25. asdfasdf54514 Group Title
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    Oh yes! thank you!!! omg thank you so much!! it clicked now!! thank you guys!!

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  26. asdfasdf54514 Group Title
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    TYSM NOW I CAN DO MY HOMEWORK WELL!!! THANK YOU TYTYTYTY!!

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  27. zzr0ck3r Group Title
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    I think you are trying find a tell all for irrational numbers, and i dont think there is. it simply means that it cane be put in a RATIO of integers

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  28. zzr0ck3r Group Title
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    cane=cant

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  29. asdfasdf54514 Group Title
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    Yeah, I realized that! Thank you for helping me! I'm now a fan of yours for sure!

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  30. zzr0ck3r Group Title
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    \[\pi,e,\sqrt{3},\sqrt{2},....\]none of these numbers can be written in the form\[\frac{a}{b}\]where a, and b are integers

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  31. zzr0ck3r Group Title
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    np

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  32. asdfasdf54514 Group Title
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    How come you're so smart?

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  33. Isaiah.Feynman Group Title
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    @zzr0ck3r 1 is not a prime number.

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  34. zzr0ck3r Group Title
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    im not, imagine someone asking you what 2+2 is, once you know it, you know it....

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  35. zzr0ck3r Group Title
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    i didnt say it was

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  36. asdfasdf54514 Group Title
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    I'm studying mathematics theory, and my teacher is confusing me a lot.

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  37. zzr0ck3r Group Title
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    it was a counter argument...

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  38. asdfasdf54514 Group Title
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    Do you have any tips for mathematics theory?

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  39. Isaiah.Feynman Group Title
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    @zzr0ck3r I see your point now.

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  40. zzr0ck3r Group Title
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    just practice, math theory really can mean anything. It depends on what you are doing..

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  41. zzr0ck3r Group Title
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    I like theory over applied

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  42. asdfasdf54514 Group Title
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    Math Theory is going from pre algebra to differential calculus in a matter of 30 weeks.

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  43. asdfasdf54514 Group Title
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    Thanks for your help!

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  44. zzr0ck3r Group Title
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    it all changes after you complete basic calc, difEQ, and linear algebra. things get very different once you get into calc analysis, real analysis, group theory/abstract algebra, differential geometry, ....these are all things you will do, and none of it will be anything like what you are doing now.

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  45. asdfasdf54514 Group Title
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    Then why must I study the other maths if it is different?

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  46. zzr0ck3r Group Title
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    they are all the same thing, just looking through different glasses.

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  47. zzr0ck3r Group Title
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    not really but.....

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  48. zzr0ck3r Group Title
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    they are all realted....it would be like learning to throw a frisbie before you have learned to throw a ball. you dont need to learn how to throw the ball first, but it's probobally the best order to do it in.

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  49. asdfasdf54514 Group Title
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    Oh, I understand, like how a bird learns to fly, but must first learn to dive out of a tree to impale its victim in an unforgivable manner.

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  50. asdfasdf54514 Group Title
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    How come you're so wise?

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  51. zzr0ck3r Group Title
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    lol, im old:)

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  52. Isaiah.Feynman Group Title
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    @zzr0ck3r how old are you? and what level of math are you in???

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  53. asdfasdf54514 Group Title
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    Old and Wise, like the man on top of the mountain. Hehehe :P

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  54. zzr0ck3r Group Title
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    im 34, im about to graduate with my bachelors in math

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  55. KINGRULER78A Group Title
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    i probabely smarter then zzrock asdfasd, he no smarter than me, i in college.

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  56. asdfasdf54514 Group Title
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    LOL?

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  57. zzr0ck3r Group Title
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    next term im taking more real analysis, and more abstract algebra.

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  58. KINGRULER78A Group Title
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    I take math in college, it my majore, you take easy class zzrock

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  59. asdfasdf54514 Group Title
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    What are you talking about?!

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  60. zzr0ck3r Group Title
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    lol you are trolling me on a math website?

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  61. KINGRULER78A Group Title
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    What troll? you no good at math man!

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  62. KINGRULER78A Group Title
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    I better than everone in evrthing!

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  63. asdfasdf54514 Group Title
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    Zzr0ck3r, do you know him??

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  64. KINGRULER78A Group Title
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    I his brother I smarter in math ask me question insted

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  65. zzr0ck3r Group Title
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    hes just bored:)

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  66. asdfasdf54514 Group Title
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    He left!

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  67. asdfasdf54514 Group Title
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    I gotta go, take care man!

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    im going to be an astronaut

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    iam also going to be a doctor

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    asdfasdf54514 I can't believe the answer to this question has become so huge (yeah a lot of it is irrelevant information). An irrational number is one that cannot be put into the form of a fraction. 1/7 - although that is a repeating decimal .142857142857142857..., it is a rational number.

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  71. dan815 Group Title
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    AND MAYBE a professional basketball player or baseball player maybe.. though

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  72. Isaiah.Feynman Group Title
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    @dan815 how old are you and what are you studying in school?

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  73. dan815 Group Title
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    right now im in engineering physics

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  74. dan815 Group Title
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    but im planning on taking more math in summer, complete a double major in maths and eng phys

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  75. dan815 Group Title
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    starting 2nd year for physics in 5 more days T_T

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    OH MAN im not ready yet

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  77. Isaiah.Feynman Group Title
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    seems like you are still very young

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  78. zzr0ck3r Group Title
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    @wolf1728 you need to be careful with your wording its not that it cant be written in the form of a fraction as \[\frac{\pi}{2}\]is a fraction and is irrational the point is, that if the number is a real number and it cant be put in a ratio (fraction) where the numerator and denominator are integers then it is irrational.

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