# How do irrational numbers differ from rational numbers?

##### 1 Answer

Mar 29, 2016

Rational numbers can be expressed as fractions, irrational numbers cannot...

#### Explanation:

Rational numbers can be expressed in the form

For example,

Any other Real number is called irrational. For example

If a number

For example,

If a number is irrational, then its decimal expansion will neither terminate nor repeat. For example,

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