When the Simplest Case Is One Of The Hardest To Get Right
when we convert two distinct floating-point number to decimal, the conversion yields two distinct results. Converting a floating-point number that is equal to an obviously simple value such as 0.1 should yield a similarly simple result. We can rephrase the ...
What two decimals are equivalent to 0.68?
Convert the decimal to a fraction which would be 68/100 ... Answer by momtotrips at 5:27 PM on Sep. 10, 2009 equivalent means equal to. I would have to say they are looking for other decimals that would round to that number. like 0.679.
The Short, Strange History of Decimal Time
Because the divisors of ten are just 2 and 5, fractions involving multiples ... to this - instead of .333..., 1/3 would be .4 in base-12, and 1/4 gets shortened from .25 to .3. 1/5 has to become the repeating decimal .24972497..., and 1/7 is still a ...
When you are done filling in your 1's and 0's on the bottom line of the chart, you can add all the values that you turned ON, in decimal, from left to right (using the second line of the chart). Thus, if you had put a 1 in the 2 3 column (8) and a 1 in the ...
decimal & fraction
int b = 8; double c = ((a * 1.0)/b) ; System.out.println("You could show it as a fraction like this: " + a + "/" + b); System.out.println("And you can show it as a decimal like this: " + c); //c is a double (Decimal value) } } Where it says (a * 1.0), this ...