Thinking Mathematically (6th Edition)

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ISBN 13: 978-0-32186-732-2

Chapter 5 - Number Theory and the Real Number System - 5.5 Real Numbers and Their Properties; Clock Addition - Exercise Set 5.5: 92

Answer

False. "Every integer is a rational number" corrects the statement.

Work Step by Step

The statement is false. Rational numbers like $\frac{1}{3}$ are not integers. However, all integers are rational numbers. Thus, the corrected statement is: "Every integer is a rational number."
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