Re: Conversion of Real to Integer

*Subject*: [mg3078] Re: Conversion of Real to Integer*From*: browe at netcom.com (Bill Rowe)*Date*: 30 Jan 1996 04:08:46 -0600*Approved*: usenet@wri.com*Distribution*: local*Newsgroups*: wri.mathgroup*Organization*: none apparent*Sender*: daemon at wri.com

In article <4efb89$rp7 at dragonfly.wri.com>, TTCJ34A at prodigy.com (DR JOHN C ERB) wrote: >In mathematica, how can one emulate the fortran real to integer >conversion functions INT ( ) and >NINT ()? An example being: INT(3.6) --> 3 and NINT(3.6) --> 4. Also, > how does one convert from integer to real? Thank you. The functions Floor and Ceiling do what you want. Floor[3.6] --> 3 and Ceiling[3.6] --> 4. -- "Against supidity, the Gods themselves contend in vain"