Algebraic number facts for kids
An algebraic number is any real number that is a solution of some singlevariable polynomial equation whose coefficients are all integers. While this is an abstract notion, theoretical mathematics has potentially farreaching applications in communications and computer science, especially in data encryption and security.
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Algebraic numbers on the complex plane colored by degree (bright orange/red = 1, green = 2, blue = 3, yellow = 4)
See also
In Spanish: Número algebraico para niños
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