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Negative numbers can be whole but not all are. -3.1 is not a whole number but -3 is. Generally it's a whole number if it does not have a decimal and is not a fraction.

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IMPROVEMENT:Negative numbers cannot be whole numbers , not at al .

Whole numbers are those numbers that stasrt from 0(zero) and go upto infinity.They include all the positive numbers and not negative numbers.And yes they dont contain any decimal or fraction.

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They can be. It still depends on what the negative number is. -34 for example is still a whole number whilst -65.6 is not.

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Only the ones with a minus sign in front of them.

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