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Whole numbers are a proper subset of decimal numbers. All whole numbers are decimal numbers but not all decimal numbers are whole numbers.

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A polynomial of degree zero is a constant term

The grouping method of factoring can still be used when only some of the terms share a common factor A True B False

The sum or difference of p and q is the of the x-term in the trinomial

A number a power of a variable or a product of the two is a monomial while a polynomial is the of monomials

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Q: What are two ways in which whole numbers and decimal numbers are different?
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Write two ways in which whole numbers and decimal numbers are different?

Write 2 ways in which whole numbers and decimal numbers are different


2 ways in which whole numbers and decimal numbers are different?

A decimal number is a way of representing numbers so that the place value of any digit is ten times that of the digit to its right. You can have whole numbers in binary, octal, hexadecimal etc bases. A decimal number may or may not have a fractional part. A whole number cannot have a fractional part.


What does a fraction and a decimal have an common?

They are both ways of representing parts of whole numbers.


How are fractions different from a decimal or a percent?

They are simply different ways of representing numbers.


How are the decimal the fraction and the percent all related?

They are all different ways of representing numbers.


How many different ways can you mutiply two whole numbers together to get 36?

5 different ways isn't it


How many different ways can you write 40 as the product of two whole numbers?

There are 8 different pairs of whole numbers whose prodcut is 40. Allowing for commutativity (a*b = b*a), there are 16 possible ways.


Why is the opposite of a decimal a whole?

The question is based on a false premise: the opposite of a decimal is not a whole. A decimal is simply a way of representing a number is such a way that the place value of each digit is ten times that of the digit to its right. Therefore 4 is a decimal, 2.75 is a decimal. There are different ways of defining opposite. The additive opposites of the two numbers are -4 and -2.75 so one of them is a whole number, the other is not. The multiplicative opposites are 0.25 and 0.3636... so neither of them are whole.


Is a decimal bigger than a fraction?

Not necessarily. They are simply two different ways of writing numbers that can be big or small.


How many different ways can you multiply to get 40?

If you restrict yourself to positive whole numbers, there are four.


How many different ways can you write 50 as the product of two whole numbers?

10x5 and 1x50


How do you rename a decimal as a fraction?

Numbers have two parts To the left of the decimal point , whole numbers To the right , fraction or part of 1 Two ways to write it: Say: 2.56 (decimal) 2 56/100 (simplifies to ) 2 14/25 Both have same value

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