Rational numbers: A number that can be made by dividing two integers (an integer is a number with no fractional part). The word comes from "ratio".
Natural numbers : A natural number is a number that occurs commonly and obviously in nature. As such, it is a whole, non-negative number.
whole number : Whole numbers are positive numbers, including zero, without any decimal or fractional parts.
Integers: An integer is a number that has no fractional part, and no digits after the decimal point. An integer can be positive, negative or zero.
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If 24 trousers of equal size can be prepared in 54 metres of cloth, what length of cloth is required for each trouser?