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Mixed number are rational numbers because they both have a whole number.

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Q: Why are mixed numbers rational numbers?
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Are mixed numbers a rational number?

A mixed number is a rational number. Mixed numbers are not a rational number but many of them.

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Are mixed numbers rational?


Why are mixed numbers rational?

Because they can be expressed as a fraction

Could negative mixed numbers be rational numbers?

Not only could they be, but they always are.

Are all mixed numbers rational?

Yes.A mixed number is a whole number plus a fraction.Fractions are rational, that is of the form c/dWhole numbers are rational - put them over 1 to form a[n improper] fraction a/b, eg 5 = 5/1The sum of two rational numbers is rational.

Why are mixed numbers always rational?

Because they can be expressed as fractions

Can the set of mixed numbers is the union of the set of integers and the set of fraction?

No, the set of mixed numbers is a subset of the set of rational numbers. For example the mixed number 1 ¼ is the same as the improper fraction 5/4 [a rational number]. Note that it is a subset, because integers are also rational numbers, but a mixed number will not be an integer. Also, any fraction between 0 and 1 will not be a mixed number.

Is 2.7064 rational or irrational?

This number is rational - all fractions, including decimal fractions and mixed numbers are rational.

What is always true about the product of 2 mixed numbers?

In any case, being the product of two rational numbers, it will also be rational. It can either be another mixed number, or it may happen to be an integer.

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