# Explain the Term Numbers?

Numbers are all maths is about. Let us see what numbers are.

## Answer: Numbers are used in mathematics to quantify a thing and provides a way to compare different quantities.

## Explanation:

A number is a mathematical object used to count, measure, and help to label or mark.

There are natural numbers 1, 2, 3, 4, and whole numbers which includes a 0 and there are rational numbers, irrational numbers, realnumbers complex numbers

Numbers can be represented in language with number words.

More universally, individual numbers can be represented by symbols, called numerals; for example, "5" is a numeral that represents the number five.

The most common number system is the Hindu–Arabic numeral system, which allows for the representation of any number using a combination of ten fundamental numeric symbols, called digits.