In article <firstname.lastname@example.org>, Archimedes Plutonium <email@example.com> wrote:
> So what is the square root of 2? If Irrationals are just imprecise > notions? Well, you take the square root of 2 out > to 603 decimal places to the right of the decimal point. It is still a > rational number and it is what the square root of > 2 really is....
* Archie: If sqrt(2) is rational (as you say above), it can be written as
sqrt(2) = a/b
where a and b are integers (definition of a rational number.)