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.Tue, 12 May 2015 08:37:29 +0200Decimal Answershttps://ask.sagemath.org/question/26799/decimal-answers/ How do you find the decimal equal to 7950734897590/87?Mon, 11 May 2015 21:19:57 +0200https://ask.sagemath.org/question/26799/decimal-answers/Comment by kcrisman for <p>How do you find the decimal equal to 7950734897590/87?</p>
https://ask.sagemath.org/question/26799/decimal-answers/?comment=26801#post-id-26801See also https://groups.google.com/forum/#!topic/sage-support/y9PiIAY8PZkMon, 11 May 2015 21:27:33 +0200https://ask.sagemath.org/question/26799/decimal-answers/?comment=26801#post-id-26801Comment by kcrisman for <p>How do you find the decimal equal to 7950734897590/87?</p>
https://ask.sagemath.org/question/26799/decimal-answers/?comment=26802#post-id-26802Do you mean the infinite repeating decimal, with its full repeat, or just an approximation up to a certain point?Mon, 11 May 2015 21:27:54 +0200https://ask.sagemath.org/question/26799/decimal-answers/?comment=26802#post-id-26802Answer by rws for <p>How do you find the decimal equal to 7950734897590/87?</p>
https://ask.sagemath.org/question/26799/decimal-answers/?answer=26805#post-id-26805Use `N` to get numeric values with arbitrary precision. Pari/GP can be used to convert from scientific to decimal.
sage: N(7950734897590/87, prec=200)
9.1387757443563218390804597701149425287356321839080459770115e10
sage: gp(N(7950734897590/87, prec=200))
91387757443.563218390804597701149425287
Tue, 12 May 2015 08:37:29 +0200https://ask.sagemath.org/question/26799/decimal-answers/?answer=26805#post-id-26805