Approximating Irrationals 1

Directions: Using the digits 0 to 9 at most one time each, fill in the boxes twice to make two different true statements. You may reuse all the digits for each statement.

Hint

How can you tell whether an irrational number is greater or less than an integer?

Answer

There are many possible answers including √17 is greater than 4 and less than 5 as well as √62 is greater than 4 and less than 9

Source: Robert Kaplinsky

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