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Thread: Brain Burp Rounding??
picon face BY : Barry Gershenfeld email (remove spam text)

>ooops!  I just read my post, and I didn't type what I meant to type.  I
>should have said:  Just drop the digits past the fourth decimal, then
>only consider the fourth decimal in your rounding.
>  -N.

Yeah and it was just enough to convince me that my flawed
explanation was ok!  I thought something looked strange. So
I guess we did use that one digit past where you round to,
and then, as Bob just said, do the "make even" thing if
that digit is a 5.

Enough of this, I don't even use it...


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