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Q: Are negative square roots rational or irrational?

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The square roots are irrational.

The square roots of 50 are irrational.

No. The square roots 8 are irrational, as are the square roots of most even numbers.

It would simply be the irrational square root of a rational number. There is no special name for it.

The square roots of 36 are Â±6, therefore, sqrt(36) is a rational number.

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The square roots are irrational.

The square roots are irrational.

The square roots are rational.

The square roots of 84 are irrational.

The square roots of 50 are irrational.

The square roots of 163 are irrational.

Some square roots are rational, some are irrational (and some are not even real).

No. The square roots of perfect squares are rational.

The square roots of three are examples of irrational numbers.

No, but it is irrational, because there is no rational number whose square is two. Imaginary numbers are the square roots of negative numbers.

-8.0 is a rational number. Irrational numbers are things such as numbers that can't be expressed as a fraction in the a/b form. Such numbers that are irrational include pi, square roots of negative numbers, etc.

The square roots of some numbers are rational: eg sqrt(4) = 2, sqrt(0.04) = 0.2, sqrt(400) = 20 The square roots of some numbers are irrational eg sqrt(2) = 1.414 (approx), sqrt(0.02) = 0.1414 (approx), sqrt(200) = 14.14 (approx) The square roots of negative numbers are neither rational nor irrational, but imaginary.

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