What does irrational number mean?

Updated: 10/17/2022
User Avatar

Wiki User

10y ago

Best Answer

An irrational number is a number that never ends. Like 24.575235758.... The numbers will go on and on.

User Avatar

Wiki User

13y ago
This answer is:
User Avatar
More answers
User Avatar

Wiki User

10y ago

An irrational number is a number that can not be expressed as a fraction as for example the square root of 2 or the value of pi

This answer is:
User Avatar

Add your answer:

Earn +20 pts
Q: What does irrational number mean?
Write your answer...
Still have questions?
magnify glass
Related questions

Is 0.12345 An irrational number?

No it is a rational number. Unless you mean 0.123451234512345...., then that is an irrational number because it is non-terminating.

What is a irratonal number?

i think you mean irrational which is a number that can not be coverted into a fraction

Is -9pie rational or irrational?

What is 'pie' ; the meat pie that you eat??? I think you mean 'pi' , the mathematical symbol. Please spell it correctly.!!!!! pi = 3.141592654.... is an irrational number. Casually, an IRRATIONAL number is one which the decimals go to infinity and the decimal digits are not in any regular order. Any number rattional or irrational multiplied to aN IRRATIONAL number produces an irrational result. Hen ce -9 is rational -9(3.141592654...) = -28.27433388... is irrational.

What is the sum of an rational number and irrational number?

An irrational number.

Is 2 pi a rational number?

No, since Pi is an irrational number, 2(pi) would still be irrational.

Pie rational number?

If you mean Pi as regards to a circle then it is an irrational number

What are rational or irrational mean?

A rational number is one which can be expressed as a ratio of 2 integers. An irrational number is one that cannot be expressed in such a way.

Is an irrational number plus an irrational number rational?

No. The sum of an irrational number and any other [real] number is irrational.

The sum of a rational number and an irrational number is?

The sum of a rational and irrational number must be an irrational number.

Is 3.56 an irrational number?

No, 3.56 is not an irrational number. 3.56 is rational.

Whether a rational number multiplied by an irrational number gives an irrational number?

rational * irrational = irrational.

Is negative pi rational or irrational?

-Pi is irrational, because it does not terminate or repeat. Whenever you multiply an irrational number by a rational number (-1), the result is an irrational number.