Re: Re: Newbie question

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg40145] Re: [mg40119] Re: Newbie question*From*: Dr Bob <drbob at bigfoot.com>*Date*: Sat, 22 Mar 2003 05:09:21 -0500 (EST)*References*: <b5bk1d$5si$1@smc.vnet.net> <200303210737.CAA06254@smc.vnet.net>*Reply-to*: drbob at bigfoot.com*Sender*: owner-wri-mathgroup at wolfram.com

Read help for Rationalize. It mentions that specific problem. Bobby On Fri, 21 Mar 2003 02:37:22 -0500 (EST), Daniel Lidström <daniel.lidstrom at _DELETE_home.se> wrote: > 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 > > > > -- majort at cox-internet.com Bobby R. Treat

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