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# When were irrational numbers invented?

Updated: 11/2/2022

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Irrational Numbers have been known since very early times. For example, it was recognised that the length of the diagonal of a unit square was not a rational number.

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### Where was irrational numbers invented?

It was invented by Dr.Tejas Shah on 17 january 1567.

### What are the solutions of irrational numbers?

They are irrational numbers!

### What are irrational numbers and why are they irrational?

They are numbers that are infinite

### What is a statement irrational numbers?

Irrational numbers are real numbers.

### Are rational numbers is an irrational numbers?

yes * * * * * No. Rational and irrational numbers are two DISJOINT subsets of the real numbers. That is, no rational number is irrational and no irrational is rational.

### Properties of irrational numbers?

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### Who invented the early theory of irrational numbers?

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### Are imaginary numbers irrational numbers?

No. Irrational numbers are real numbers, therefore it is not imaginary.

### Is it true that no irrational numbers are whole numbers?

Yes, no irrational numbers are whole numbers.

### If you add two irrational numbers do you get an irrational number?

Not necessarily. The sum of two irrational numbers can be rational or irrational.

### Are real numbers irrational numbers?

No, but the majority of real numbers are irrational. The set of real numbers is made up from the disjoint subsets of rational numbers and irrational numbers.

### Are there irrational numbers that are not rational?

All irrational numbers are not rational.