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Yes, negative decimal numbers are rational, as long as it is terminating or repeating.

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Repeating decimals are ALWAYS rational numbers.

No. Rational numbers are either terminating decimals or non-terminating BUT recurrent decimals.

All repeating decimals are rational numbers. Not all rational numbers are repeating decimals.

Rational numbers can be negative or positive.

Yes.

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It is because 6 is one of the rational numbers, which are anything ranging from negative numbers, positive numbers, ratios, fractions and decimals, and repeating decimals.

Oh~ u r doing maths! The rational numbers are like fractions or decimals. For example, negative 8 over 7 is a rational numbers. or 0.2, 1.5, etc.... -2, +2, the one that doesn't have decimals or fraction is not a rational numbers.

Integer: Negative numbers, zero, positive numbers. NO fractions/decimals Natural: Positive numbers. NO zero, negative numbers, fractions/decimals. Whole number: Positive numbers, zero. NO negative numbers, fractions/decimals. Therefore, a natural, rational, whole integer, would be: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, ...

No. It is rational, AND it is an integer. Integers are the numbers - positive, negative, or zero - which have no decimals.

Repeating decimals are ALWAYS rational numbers.

The quotient of 5 and negative 30 is both. Rational numbers and integers include many of the same numbers. Integers are positive and negative counting numbers, but rational numbers include nonrepeating decimals and fractions.

Yes, terminating decimals are always rational numbers.

No. Rational numbers are either terminating decimals or non-terminating BUT recurrent decimals.

If you convert repeating decimals into a fraction, you see that the repeating decimals are rational.

All repeating decimals are rational numbers. Not all rational numbers are repeating decimals.

No, -3 is a rational number. All fractions are rational along with all decimals that terminate or repeat. (this applies to both positive and negative numbers.)

No. Recurring decimals are rational numbers.