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BubikolRamios
04-26-2008, 09:46 PM
Didn't find theme were to put this, so puted there
here in this table:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Conversion_of_units#Information_entropy

klik on information entropy to the right if it does not jump automaticaly to table.

what does numbers inside ( ) means , like: 1.3806505(23) × 10?

does this means repeating ?

Apostropartheid
04-27-2008, 03:09 PM
If I were to guess on a purely mathematical basis, it would probably mean do 1.3806505 × 23 first. Although I don’t understand why one would do this: that’s sort of against the point of standard form.

Mwnciau
04-27-2008, 04:19 PM
At the top there is a legend:


(digits) indicates the digits repeat infinitely



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