# Chapter 1 - Foundations for Algebra - 1-3 Real Numbers and the Number Line - Practice and Problem-Solving Exercises - Page 20: 37

$5$$\frac{2}{3}$$\gt\sqrt 29$

#### Work Step by Step

To determine the inequality, it is easiest to turn both into decimals so that you are able to easily compare. $5$$\frac{2}{3}=5.66 \sqrt 29=5.39 Since 5.66 is larger than 5.39, we can conclude: 5$$\frac{2}{3}\gt\sqrt 29$.

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