10. The Real Number System

  1. Martyn R. Dixon1,
  2. Leonid A. Kurdachenko2 and
  3. Igor Ya. Subbotin3

Published Online: 18 JUL 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9780470640548.ch10

Algebra and Number Theory: An Integrated Approach

Algebra and Number Theory: An Integrated Approach

How to Cite

Dixon, M. R., Kurdachenko, L. A. and Subbotin, I. Ya. (2010) The Real Number System, in Algebra and Number Theory: An Integrated Approach, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470640548.ch10

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Mathematics, University of Alabama

  2. 2

    Department of Algebra, School of Mathematics and Mechanics, National University of Dnepropetrovsk

  3. 3

    Department of Mathematics and Natural Sciences, National University

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 18 JUL 2011
  2. Published Print: 6 AUG 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470496367

Online ISBN: 9780470640548

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Keywords:

  • real number system;
  • natural numbers;
  • integers;
  • rationals;
  • axiomatic theory

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • The Natural Numbers

  • The Integers

  • The Rationals

  • The Real Numbers