# Is 6/7 a rational, irrational number, natural, whole or integer?

Jun 28, 2015

$\frac{6}{7}$ is a rational number

#### Explanation:

Rational numbers are numbers that can be expressed as a ratio (that's where the term comes from).
One way to think about $\frac{6}{7}$ is as a ratio of 6 parts out of every 7 parts.