Date: Jun 21, 1995 5:20 PM
Author: Eileen Schoaff
Susan Addington says:
Calculators don't deal with non-terminating decimals. They truncate
them according to their own (unstated) rules, which vary
It seems to me that one of the arguments for using decimals
more and fractions less is that decimals are what appear on
Not any more. The Texas Instruments makes a fraction and scientific
calculator (TI-30x) that does fractions, so does Sharp and Casio.
In fact, they look great and allow editing to some extent.
Buffalo State College