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Pre-algebra
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Pre-algebra

Pre-algebra

Book edition Common Core Edition
Author(s) Ron Larson, Laurie Boswell, Timothy D. Kanold, Lee Stiff
Pages 183 pages
ISBN 9780547587776

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Short Answer

Show that the number is rational by writing it as a quotient of two integer.

-2

-21or2-1 are the rational form of -2 as a quotient of two integers.

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Step by Step Solution

Step 1. Given information

Consider, the number -2 provided in question

Step 2. Calculation 

To convert number -2 as rational, it is needed to divide the number by 1

Therefore,

-2=-21or2-1

Hence,

-21or 2-1are the rational form of -2 as a quotient of two integers.

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