# Write five rational numbers greater than -2.

**Solution:**

A rational number is a number that is of the form p/q where p and q are integers and q is not equal to 0.

Example: 3/5, -2/5, 0/1

We know that -2 is a rational number as it can in the form of p/q which is -2/1.

We can write infinitely many rational numbers greater than - 2

Five rational numbers greater than -2 are -1, 0, 1/2, 1/3, and 1/4.

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## Write five rational numbers greater than -2.

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**Summary:**

Five rational numbers greater than -2 are -1, 0, 1/2, 1/3, and 1/4.