# 4.  State whether the following statements are true or false. Give reasons for your answers.(iii)     Every rational number is a whole number.

Numbers that can be represented in the form of $\frac{p}{q} \ ( where \ q \neq 0)$  are a rational number.
Therefore,  we can clearly see that every rational number  is not a whole number  for eg. $\frac{3}{4}$  is a rational number but not a whole number