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What is an Imaginary Number?

ManuelBautista2019  Feb 21, 2018
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a number that is expressed in terms of the square root of a negative number (usually the square root of −1, represented by i or j ).

killersteve27  Feb 21, 2018
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This might explain it better than I can :

 

https://www.mathsisfun.com/numbers/imaginary-numbers.html

 

BTW....Isaac Asimov would argue with the term "Imaginary"....he claimed that they were just as "Real" as "Real" numbers !!!!!

 

 

 

cool cool cool

CPhill  Feb 21, 2018
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Well CPhill Is better than me anyways. 

I guss ill stick to my welcome messages.

Good work man.

coolcoolcool

killersteve27  Feb 21, 2018
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Your answer was better than mine, killersteve.....!!!!

 

 

cool cool cool

CPhill  Feb 21, 2018
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......agree   numbers that have an 'i'  (as in IMAGINARY) component ...involves a sqrt of a negative number....    SOMETIMES '0' is considered imaginary too (at least that is what I found)

ElectricPavlov  Feb 21, 2018
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Thank you all!!

ManuelBautista2019  Feb 21, 2018

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