The algebraics, sometimes denoted A (Derbyshire 2004, p. 173), are the set of algebraic numbers. The set of algebraic numbers is implemented in the Wolfram Language as Algebraics, and a number x can then be tested to see if it is algebraic using the command Element[x, Algebraics].

See also

Algebraic Number

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Derbyshire, J. Prime Obsession: Bernhard Riemann and the Greatest Unsolved Problem in Mathematics. New York: Penguin, 2004.

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Weisstein, Eric W. "Algebraics." From MathWorld--A Wolfram Web Resource.

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