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Which one of the following is not true?
A. Every natural number is a rational number

B. Every real number is a rational number

C. Every whole number is a rational number

D. Every integer is a rational number.

Answer :

Real numbers is the set which includes both rational and irrational numbers.


Rational numbers and Irrational numbers are 2 independent subsets of Real numbers. Hence every real number is not a rational number (since real numbers also consists of irrational numbers.)


Option (A) is correct because every natural number can be expressed in form (q≠0 i.e a rational number).


Option (C) is correct because every whole number can be expressed in form (q≠0 i.e a rational number).


Option (D) is correct because every integer can be expressed in form (q≠0 i.e a rational number).


Natural numbers Whole numbers Integers Rational Numbers Real numbers


Real numbers (Rational numbers + Irrational numbers).


Hence, only option B is incorrect.

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