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Name _________________________________ Period_________ Date___________________ Categorizing Numbers in the Subsets of Real Numbers 1, 2,3, 4,... whole numbers 0,1, 2,3,... integers ..., 3, 2, 2,0,1, 2,3,... counting/natural numbers irrational number: any number that cannot be written as a quotient of two integers. real numbers: consists of all rational and irrational numbers. rational number: any number that can be a written in the form of , where a and b are b integers and b is not 0. Note: all rational numbers have decimal forms that terminate or repeat. Place each of the following numbers on the Venn diagram below. 5 1 3 0 1.7 2 0.1212 22 7 6 4 9 8 Real Numbers Rational Numbers Integers Whole Numbers Counting Numbers Irrational Numbers