Re: 1>0 gives False

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg73766] Re: [mg73758] 1>0 gives False*From*: Stern <nycstern at gmail.com>*Date*: Wed, 28 Feb 2007 04:26:26 -0500 (EST)*References*: <200702271054.FAA24273@smc.vnet.net>

I see similar odd behavior in 5.2 for Microsoft Windows (June 20, 2005) (1`1) > 0 False (1`2) > 0 False (1`3) > 0 True Forcing Mathematica to use real numbers all around does not seem to help. (1`2) > 0` False Switching to the N function does not help either. N[1, 2] > 0 False On 2/27/07, dh <dh at metrohm.ch> wrote: > > > $Version: 5.1 for Microsoft Windows (October 25, 2004) > > Hello, > > can anyone explain the following: > > 1`2 > 0 > > False > > If we have 3 digits of precision: 1`3 we get the correct result. > > Daniel > > > >

**References**:**1>0 gives False***From:*dh <dh@metrohm.ch>