## Introductory College Mathematics: Real number system |

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### Contents

ntroduct ion | 1 |

Extending the Construction Skills | 14 |

Changing Repeating Decimals to Rational Numbers | 29 |

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Introductory College Mathematics: Statistics Robert D. Hackworth,Joseph W. Howland Snippet view - 1976 |

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addends addition and multiplication addition of counting addition problems additive inverse arithmetic Associative Property beads bers binary operation closure property commutative operation completeness property construct counting numbers decreasing sequence density property describe subtraction digits Distributive Property equal example EXERCISE SET find the location fractions geometric Given a number grouping symbols hypotenuse identity element infinite number inverse elements irrational numbers line segment long division lower bound mathematics multiplication is distributive multiplicative inverse names a rational negative numbers non-repeating decimal non-terminating repeating decimal non-zero real numbers number of rational ordered pairs positive real numbers procedure Progress Test Pythagorean theorem real number line real number system remainder repeating decimal numeral right triangle sequence of terminating set of integers set of real sets of numbers show an ability square root string symbolized statement means symbols Property terminating or non-terminating tion triangle with legs unit rational upper bound vxeR whole numbers written