Some, but not all, fractions are integers. Fractions that can be simplified so that they have a 1 as the denominator are integers. Fractions that cannot be expressed this way are not integers. More »

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 ri... More »

Adding two positive integers results in a positive number, and adding two negative integers yields a negative number. Multiplying two negative or two positive integers makes a positive number, but multiplying a negative ... More » Math Numbers

A few of the ways that integers are used in daily life are highway speed limits, clocks, addresses, thermometers and money. Integers are also used for hockey scores, altitude levels and maps. More »

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 of the whole numbers. More »

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. Irrational numbers expressed as decimals generate an unending series... More »

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 value set of positive consecutive integers are 1 and 2, and the hi... More »