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Q: Is the number negative 5 rational or irrational?

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Negative has nothing to do with the property of being rational or not. A negative number might be rational or irrational. Rational numbers are ones that can be written as fractions such as 1/5. The number -1/5 is also rational. Ones that cannot be written as fractions are irrational such as the square root of 2, but the negative square root of two is also irrational.

-5/6 is a rational number expressed as a fraction

5.4 = 5 2/5 = 27/5 so it is a rational number.

-5 is rational

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It is rational.

A rational number is any number that is not irrational - that is, it can be designated with numbers (2, -5, 0, 1/3, 0.14, etc.) A non-negative rational number number is exactly what it sounds like. It's any rational number that is not negative.

It is rational.

Every whole number is rational.

It is a rational number. An irrational number is a decimal that is infinite and has no repition or pattern.

If a number can be expressed as a fraction then it is rational if not then it is irrational.

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