Wolfram Language & System 10.4 (2016)|Legacy Documentation
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represents the domain of algebraic numbers, as in .
- Algebraic numbers are defined to be numbers that solve polynomial equations with rational coefficients.
- evaluates immediately only for quantities x that are explicitly constructed from rational numbers, radicals, and Root objects, or are known to be transcendental.
- Simplify[expr∈Algebraics] can be used to try to determine whether an expression corresponds to an algebraic number.
- Algebraics is output in TraditionalForm as .
Introduced in 1999