Q: Can a rational number be repeating decimal?

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A terminating decimal is a rational number. A non-terminating, repeating decimal is a rational number. A non-terminating, non-repeating decimal is an irrational number.

Any rational number is either a repeating decimal, or a terminating decimal.

Repeating decimals are always rational.

It is either a terminating decimal or a repeating decimal.

That is the definition of a rational number.

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A terminating decimal is a rational number. A non-terminating, repeating decimal is a rational number. A non-terminating, non-repeating decimal is an irrational number.

Yes. Any terminating decimal is a rational number. Any repeating decimal also.

No. A rational number is any terminating numeral. A repeating decimal is irrational.

Repeating decimals are always rational.

Any rational number is either a repeating decimal, or a terminating decimal.

Yes.

Since 2.33333... is a repeating decimal (or recurring decimal), it is a rational number.

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

No. It is a rational number. Any repeating decimal or terminating decimal is rational.

Not always because any decimal that can be expressed as a fraction is a rational number as for example 0.33333.....repeating can be expressed as 1/3 which is a rational number

It is either a terminating decimal or a repeating decimal.

Always