**Definition of Positive Integer**

- Whole numbers greater than zero are called Positive Integers.

**More about Positive Integer**

- The numbers less than zero are called negative integers.
- Positive integers are represented towards left of zero (0) on a number line.
- Positive integers are always greater than negative integers.

**Example of Positive Integer**

- The numbers on the right of zero are positive integers on the number line.

**Solved Example on Positive Integer**

Identify the positive integer from the following.

Choices:

A. 5

B. 0.5

C. 5.5

D. 55.5

Correct Answer: A

Solution:

Step 1:Whole numbers greater than zero are called Positive Integers.

Step 2:0.5, 5.5, and 55.5 are the decimal numbers and are not integers.

Step 3:Here, only 5 is the positive integer.

**Related Terms for Positive Integer**

- Greater Than
- Integer
- Negative Integer
- Number
- Zero