Why is (22/7 + 7) a irrational number ?

Asked by sauradeep2013 | 4th Jun, 2015, 05:37: PM

Expert Answer:

22/7 + 7 is NOT an irrational number. It is a rational number. 
22/7 is a rational number. (in p/q form where both p and q are integers)
7 is also a rational number.
Sum of two rational numbers is always a rational number.
Hence, 22/7 + 7 is a rational number.

Answered by satyajit samal | 5th Jun, 2015, 09:05: AM