Decimal expansion of a rational number cannot be ..........

A

Non-terminating and non-recrring

B

Non-terminating and recurring

C

Terminating

D

None of these

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Correct option is A)

The decimal expansion of a rational number always either terminates after a finite number of digits or begins to repeat the same finite sequence of digits over and over. Moreover, any repeating or terminating decimal represents a rational number. So, Decimal expansion of a rational number cannot be Answer (A) Non-terminating and non-recrring