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Abi Sivagnanasundaram
12/15/02 01:37am

This function does not appear to run reliably.

I get the following results when running Mathematica Version 4.2. Can anyone else confirm similar results?

In[819]:=
N[-89.238475999932948743248974982374982374979874,9]

Out[819]=
-89.2385

In[820]:=
Precision[%]

Out[820]=
16

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