# Question d0c7e

Mar 21, 2017

No

#### Explanation:

A natural number contains no decimals or fractions.

Mar 21, 2017

$8 \frac{1}{3} \text{ is a rational number but not a natural number.}$

#### Explanation:

The set of $\textcolor{b l u e}{\text{natural numbers}}$ is.

NN={#1,2,3,4,5,.... }

$8 \frac{1}{3} \text{is between "8" and } 9$ and can be expressed as a fraction.

$\Rightarrow 8 \frac{1}{3} = \frac{25}{3}$

A number that can be expressed in the form $\frac{a}{b}$ where a and b are integers, $b \ne 0$ is called a

$\textcolor{b l u e}{\text{rational number}}$

The set of rational numbers is denoted by $\mathbb{Q}$