# How do you find the set in which the real number #-144/3# belongs?

##### 1 Answer

Nov 30, 2016

#### Answer:

This number belongs to: **integers** **rational numbers** **real numbers**

#### Explanation:

Before finding out in which sets the number is located we have to write it in the simpliest form:

The result is an integer number (the minus sign says it is not a natural number).

All integer numbers are also rational and real, so