Give reason why 3.2576 is a rational number

Asked by Aditya Kumar | 20th Mar, 2017, 10:38: AM

Expert Answer:

A rational number is a number that can be written as a ratio.
That means it can be written as a fraction, in which both the numerator (the number on top) and the denominator (the number on the bottom) are integers, with the denominator not equal to zero
begin mathsize 16px style Since space 3.2576 equals fraction numerator space 32576 space over denominator 10000 end fraction comma space where space both space space 32576 space space and space 10000 space are space integers comma
and space the space denominator space not equal to 0 comma space
so comma space 3.2576 space is space straight a space rational space number end style

Answered by Rebecca Fernandes | 20th Mar, 2017, 10:46: AM