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# Will the sum of two irrational numbers always be rational?

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2009-01-23 05:51:18

Consider pi and 4 - pi.

4 - pi + pi = 4, which is clearly rational. However, both pi and 4 - pi are irrational, as you can verify.

plz to be lerning numburs Then consider pi + pi = 2pi, which is clearly irrational. The sum of two Irrational Numbers, therefore, may or may not be rational.

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2009-01-23 05:51:18
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