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1/x is never "zero"it has a smaller and smaller exponent
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1/x is never "zero"it has a smaller and smaller exponent
Posted:
Feb 11, 1998 6:34 PM


until the limit of
1/x is never "zero"it has a smaller and smaller exponent until the limit of the calculator is reached. It then sets a flag which may be interpreted in different ways even by the same calculator (HP48). There is, of course, a way of representing zero in the calculator, but you cannot get there directly by 1/x.



