ASKSAGE: Sage Q&A Forum - RSS feedhttps://ask.sagemath.org/questions/Q&A Forum for SageenCopyright Sage, 2010. Some rights reserved under creative commons license.Sat, 30 Nov 2013 21:18:52 +0100Moving the decimal pointhttps://ask.sagemath.org/question/10763/moving-the-decimal-point/I would like to have my answer expressed not in scientific notation... how would I do this? For example, instead of reporting 2.12345e5, I just want 212345
Thanks!Fri, 29 Nov 2013 16:56:18 +0100https://ask.sagemath.org/question/10763/moving-the-decimal-point/Comment by kcrisman for <p>I would like to have my answer expressed not in scientific notation... how would I do this? For example, instead of reporting 2.12345e5, I just want 212345</p>
<p>Thanks!</p>
https://ask.sagemath.org/question/10763/moving-the-decimal-point/?comment=16591#post-id-16591Though perhaps some function does report it this way? Sometimes graphics have this, for instance.Sat, 30 Nov 2013 21:18:52 +0100https://ask.sagemath.org/question/10763/moving-the-decimal-point/?comment=16591#post-id-16591Comment by Luca for <p>I would like to have my answer expressed not in scientific notation... how would I do this? For example, instead of reporting 2.12345e5, I just want 212345</p>
<p>Thanks!</p>
https://ask.sagemath.org/question/10763/moving-the-decimal-point/?comment=16594#post-id-16594Can you show an example?Fri, 29 Nov 2013 18:31:33 +0100https://ask.sagemath.org/question/10763/moving-the-decimal-point/?comment=16594#post-id-16594Comment by tmonteil for <p>I would like to have my answer expressed not in scientific notation... how would I do this? For example, instead of reporting 2.12345e5, I just want 212345</p>
<p>Thanks!</p>
https://ask.sagemath.org/question/10763/moving-the-decimal-point/?comment=16593#post-id-16593You should be more precise, in you case, Sage does what you want:
sage: 2.12345e5
212345.000000000
Sat, 30 Nov 2013 06:19:41 +0100https://ask.sagemath.org/question/10763/moving-the-decimal-point/?comment=16593#post-id-16593