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Topic: standard floating point arithmetic in Mathematica?
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Alan

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standard floating point arithmetic in Mathematica?
Posted: Mar 27, 2014 5:00 AM
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I would like to illustrate some limitations with floating point calculations. Can I force Mathematica to do floating point computations at a standard float size and the display the full results (as the same size float)?

E.g., if I enter
0.1+0.2
I would like to see
0.30000000000000004

Thanks,
Alan Isaac




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