Algebraic number facts for kids
An algebraic number is any real number that is a solution of some single-variable polynomial equation whose coefficients are all integers. While this is an abstract notion, theoretical mathematics has potentially far-reaching 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 (red = 1, green = 2, blue = 3, yellow = 4)
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