# How can I tell a rational and irrational number apart?

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Well, an irrational number such as

A rational number (the result of dividing two integer numbers) either stops after some digits or has

Examples:

Rationals:

An irrational number doesn't follow a pattern after the point, the decimal goes on forever without repeating. Remember that you cannot write your irrational as a fraction of two integers.

You can have "important" irrational numbers as