Re: Newbie question

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg40119] Re: Newbie question*From*: "Daniel Lidström" <daniel.lidstrom at _DELETE_home.se>*Date*: Fri, 21 Mar 2003 02:37:22 -0500 (EST)*References*: <b5bk1d$5si$1@smc.vnet.net>*Sender*: owner-wri-mathgroup at wolfram.com

Daniel Lidström wrote: > Hello, > > I couldn't find the FAQ. I'm simply trying to convert .2 into 1/5. > [Full]Simplify, Factor, won't do it. What is the command? > Thanks! When I do Rationalize[N[Pi,3]] I get 3.14159. How can that be? I'm expecting a quotient. Thanks! /Daniel

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