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# Numbers that cannot be expressed as a ratio of integers are called?

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## Answer

###### Wiki User

###### 09/30/2014

They are called irrational numbers; numbers that can be expressed as a ratio of integers are called rational numbers. Some common irrational numbers are pi (3.14159...) and the square root of two.

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