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Topic: How to avoid wrong answers in simple arithmetic expressions.
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S.K.Mody

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Re: How to avoid wrong answers in simple arithmetic expressions.
Posted: Jan 20, 2013 5:36 AM
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"Bruno Luong" <b.luong@fogale.findmycountry> wrote in message <kdgh70$55$1@newscl01ah.mathworks.com>...
> "SK " <modysk@hotmail.com> wrote in message <kdggro$sbt$1@newscl01ah.mathworks.com>...
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> > Note that I said _integers_ within some range.
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> It's not a question of range either: 2^-100 can be represented by IEEE.
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> Bruno


I didn't say anything about 2^-100 or any such fractional number, so I'm not sure what your point is.



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