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Is every integer a whole number?

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Is every integer a whole number?

Types of Numbers

There are several classifications, or types, of numbers. Some types of numbers satisfy the criteria to be another type of number. To determine if a particular set of numbers satisfies the criteria of another set of numbers, we can simply analyze the definitions of each of the sets.

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Not every integer is a whole number. Some integers are whole numbers, however, not all of them are. To understand why this is, let's take a look at...

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