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The "repeated" aspect is that when a simple fraction is represented in decimal form it has a repeated pattern, for example $\large \frac{17}{45} \normalsize = 0.3777 \cdot \cdot \cdot$ where the digit 7 is repeated. You are to find an example of an irrational number which is less than 5. Can you give me any example of an irrational number? Penny  


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