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Re: Re: Newbie question

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  • 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>
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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
>
>
>
>



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