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From Dion Gillard <dion.gill...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: [math]
Date Tue, 07 Feb 2006 11:29:51 GMT
Paul,

the schools here in Australia are the same as yours.

On 2/7/06, Paul Libbrecht <paul@activemath.org> wrote:
> I haven't learned this at school...
> 8.4345 is smaller than 8.435 hence should be written, with two decimals,
> as 8.43.
> 8.94345 is smaller than 8.9435 hence should be written, with three
> decimals, as 8.943.
> paul
> PS: (I think what you seem to apply is that the 5 brings one up which
> brings the next up etc... I don't think that this is valid)
>
>
> majoko@gmx.com wrote:
> > Hi!
> > I have a problem with MathUtils.round();
> > As I've learned at school I round
> >
> > 8.4345 to 8.44 with 2 decimal places or
> > 8.94345 to 8.944 with 3 decimal places.
> >
> > If I use MathUtils.round()
> > the results will be
> > 8.43 with MathUtils.round(8.4345,2) or
> > 8.943 MathUtils.round(8.94345,2)
> >
> > Has someone made the same experience?
> >
> > Kind regards,
> >
> > Markus
> >
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