Q: What happens when you multiply any positive number by a rational number between 0 and 1?

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The product is a rational number.

If you add, subtract or multiply rational numbers, the result will be a rational number. It will also be so if you divide by a non-zero rational number. But division by zero is not defined.

Irrational. If you multiply a rational number by an irrational number, you will always get an irrational number (except if the rational number happens to be zero).

nothing it will always be positive.

It decreases.

All numbers between negative one and zero are negative. When you multiply a number by a negative it becomes negative. Also, all numbers between negative one and zero are decimals. When you multiply a number by a decimal it becomes smaller. Thus, when you multiply a rational number by a number between negative one and zero, it becomes smaller and negative.

It equals a negitive

The number is still positive, but the range is positive infinity.

The product is positive.

The product will always be a greater positive number when you multiply a positive number by a number greater than one.

It can increase, decrease or stay the same depending on what you multiply it by.

You get a product which is positive.

The result will be <0 and >-5. Take 0.2 as an example. -5 x 0.2 = -1

It increases.

It increases.

If you multiply by a negative you get a negative answer. A negative times a negative gives you a positive answer

In that case, the result will be smaller than your positive whole number.

You get a positive number which is larger than the original.

The answer is a rational number.

You get a number known as their "product".

GenelleBabee: it becomes a positive because when you multiply two negatives it becomes a positive, & it's the same thing with division.

It makes the number smaller. For Example: 20 x .5 = 10

They begin to multiply.

The product of two rational numbers is always a rational number.

Fraction refers to the amount to the right of the decimal point (amounts of less than 1), so if you multiply any (positive) number by a fraction its value will be reduced.

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