nuccioreggie one year ago Choose the best description for the real number square root of 35. Irrational, because it is not a terminating or repeating decimal Irrational, because it is a repeating decimal Rational, because it is not a terminating or repeating decimal Rational, because it is a repeating decimal

1. nuccioreggie

I think its D @whpalmer4

2. nuccioreggie

@mathstudent55

3. whpalmer4

$\sqrt{35}\approx 5.9160797830996160426$ Does that look like a repeating decimal to you? Rational numbers are those which can be expressed as the fraction of two non-zero integers. If it doesn't terminate and doesn't repeat, it isn't rational.