What Is the Smallest Whole Number?

What Is the Smallest Whole Number?

What Is the Smallest Whole Number?

The smallest whole number is zero. The set of whole numbers includes all natural numbers and the number 0. There is not a largest whole number, as the set of whole numbers is infinite.

The set of whole numbers is represented by the symbol W. This set is given as follows: W = {0, 1, 2, 3, 4…}.

The set of natural numbers is represented by the symbol N. These numbers are referred to as counting numbers. This set is given as follows: N = {1, 2, 3, 4…}.

Whole numbers are all positive numbers. All natural numbers are whole numbers, but not all whole numbers are natural numbers.