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Re: Newbie question

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  • Subject: [mg40119] Re: Newbie question
  • From: "Daniel Lidström" <daniel.lidstrom at>
  • Date: Fri, 21 Mar 2003 02:37:22 -0500 (EST)
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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.


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