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# Are decimals integers?

Decimals are not considered integers. Integers are the set of whole numbers that includes zero as well as all positive whole numbers and their negatives. Decimals are numbers that have decimal fractions written to the right of a decimal point.

Continue ReadingDecimal fractions have denominators that are 10 or a power of 10. For example, the decimal 4.75 is not a whole number because it means four and 75/100. Since it is not a whole number, it is not an integer. However, decimals do belong to the set of rational numbers, which in addition to decimals also includes fractions and integers.

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## What is a whole number?

A: A whole number belongs to the set of integers that are equal to or greater than zero. For example, the set of numbers {0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, ...} contains all ... Full Answer >Filed Under: -
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## What are rational and irrational numbers?

A: Rational numbers are numbers that can be expressed as the ratio of two integers, whereas irrational numbers cannot be expressed as a ratio of integers. Irr... Full Answer >Filed Under: -
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## What are "consecutive integers"?

A: Consecutive integers are two integers that sit adjacent to each other in a number sequence. An integer is a positive or negative whole number. The lowest v... Full Answer >Filed Under: -
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## Are all integers rational numbers?

A: All integers are rational numbers. A rational number is in the form a/b, where "a" and "b" are integers, and "b" is not equal to zero. Integers are a subse... Full Answer >Filed Under: