[Q]: huge number, ciphers after decimal point?

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg33673] [Q]: huge number, ciphers after decimal point?*From*: sw at wops.de (Stefan Wolfrum)*Date*: Sat, 6 Apr 2002 00:48:48 -0500 (EST)*Sender*: owner-wri-mathgroup at wolfram.com

Hello, I'm a newbie ... I have a rather huge number ( (Sqrt[2]+Sqrt[3])^2002 which is app. 3.85x10^996 ) and want to know the two ciphers that are (a) directly before and (b) directly after the decimal point. Is there a way to achieve this with Mathematica? Thanks, Stefan.

**Follow-Ups**:**Re: [Q]: huge number, ciphers after decimal point?***From:*"Fred Simons" <f.h.simons@tue.nl>