(mathematics, plural only) The smallest ring containing the natural numbers; the set {... -3, -2, -1, 0, 1, 2, 3 ...}.

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Integers Sentence Examples

are all positive integers, is called a simple continued f raction.

Similarly, the other rational integers must be distinguished from the corresponding cardinals.

If we take aq-bp= +1 we have a general solution in integers of ax+by=c, viz.

Taking any number n to be represented by a point on a line at distance nL from a fixed point 0, where L is a unit of length, we start with a series of points representing the integers I, 2, 3,.

It is evident that, in this case, P ' p2, are two series of positive integers increasing without limit if the fraction does not terminate.