# NCERT Solutions for class 10 Maths Chapter 1 Exercise 1.3

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Class: | 10 |

Subject: | Maths – गणित |

Chapter 1: | Exercise 1.3 |

### 10 Maths Chapter 1 Exercise 1.3 Solutions

NCERT Solutions for class 10 Maths Chapter 1 Exercise 1.3 Real numbers in English medium as well as Hindi Medium to online use or download for offline use. If you need to download in PDF form, link is given on the page or visit Class X Maths Chapter 1 Solutions main page.

### Class 10 Maths Exercise 1.3 Solutions

#### Important Questions for Practice – REAL NUMBERS

1. Show that 12^n cannot end with the digit 0 or 5 for any natural number n.

2. Without actual performing the long division, find if 395/10500 will have terminating or non-terminating (repeating decimal expansion.) [Answer: Non-terminating repeating]

3. A rational no in its decimal expansion is 327. 7081. What can you say about the prime factors of q, when this number is expressed in the form of p/q? Give reasons. [Answer: Denominator is the multiple of 2’s and 5’s]

4. What is the smallest number by which √5 – √2 is to be multiplied to make it a rational number? Also find the number so obtained? [Answer: √5 + √2, 3]

5. Find one rational and one irrational no between √3 and √5. [Answer: Rational number = 1.8, Irrational number = 1.8088088808888…]

6. Show that square of any odd integer is of the form 4m + 1, for some integer m.

7. Show that the square of any positive integer is either of the form 4q or 4q + 1 for some integer q.

##### QUESTIONS FROM BOARD PAPERS

1. Three sets of English, Hindi and Mathematics books have to be stacked in such a way that the books are stored topic wise and the height of each stack is same. The number of English books is 96, the number of Hindi books is 240 and the number of Mathematics books is 336. Assuming that the books are of same thickness, determine the number of stacks of English, Hindi and Maths books. [Answer: English = 2, Hindi = 5, Maths = 7]

2. Find HCF and LCM of 56 and 112 by prime factorization method. [Answer: HCF = 56, LCM = 112]

3. Solve √45 × √20 and state what type of number is this (Rational number or irrational number). [Answer: 30, Rational number]

4. Find the HCF of 56, 96, 324 by Euclid’s algorithm. [Answer: 4]

5. Show that the cube of any positive integer is of the form 4m, 4m + 1 or 4m + 3 for some integer m.

6. Prove that √3 is an irrational number.

7. State fundamental theorem of Arithmetic and hence find the unique factorization of 120. [Answer: 2×2×2×3×5]