Thread: Simple Arithmetic! View Single Post
2007-04-22, 04:53   #3
m_f_h

Feb 2007

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Quote:
 Originally Posted by mfgoode Is this equation correct ? 2.*sq.rt (2/3) = sq.rt. [2*(2/3)] ? Yes or No ? Mally
It depends on what the "." and "*" mean (in regular expressions (regexp) the former represent an arbitrary character, in DOS command lines the latter represent an arbitrary sequence of characters ;
finally [ ] might be the "Gaussklammer"...