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Irrational Roots of Integers

Proof that the square root of a non-square integer is irrational, extended to \(n\)th roots.

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1461
Author(s): 
A. Khazad (Western Michigan University) and Allen J. Schwenk (Western Michigan University)
Publication Date: 
Monday, March 12, 2007
Original Publication Source: 
College Mathematics Journal
Original Publication Date: 
January, 2005
Subject(s): 
Algebra and Number Theory
Number Theory
Irrational Numbers
Topic(s): 
Irrationality
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Author (old format): 
A. Khazad and Allen J. Schwenk
Applicable Course(s): 
4.3 Number Theory
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