# decimal digit

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 Noun 1 decimal digit - a digit from 0 to 9 in decimal notationdigit, figure - one of the elements that collectively form a system of numeration; "0 and 1 are digits"
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The mailboxes and calculator each contain three decimal digits.
A participant in the Great Internet Mersenne Prime Search found the largest known prime number, which runs to 4,053,946 decimal digits (160: 372).
Last month, computer scientist Yasumasa Kanada and his coworkers at the University of Tokyo Information Technology Center announced computing 206,158,430,000 decimal digits of pi, surpassing their own previous world record of 51,539,600,000 digits (SN: 8/9/97, p.
Fourth, by using six decimal digits to code Chinese characters, we can potentially code one million characters and still achieve the OCOC requirement.
Borwein and his coworkers are still hoping to uncover an expression that gives the decimal digits of pi, but other mathematicians are pessimistic that such a formula will ever be found.
Both axes are in logarithmic scale and the numerical solutions are computed with 5000 decimal digits precision.
In our case we used 50 decimal digits for the mantissa, which is in accordance with the number of decimal digits employed in the computation of Gauss-Turan nodes.
One can find that the radii with three decimal digits can provide almost the same results as those with four decimal digits.
On Pi Day 2004, Daniel Tammet calculated and recited 22 514 decimal digits of pi.
The following table summarizes the practical and secure bounds for each of he methods, in terms of overall set size and also in terms of the number of decimal digits of a formatted string.
p] with p denoting the number of decimal digits in the reported value of the composite score [a.
His nickname reflects his ability to recite 320 decimal digits of the number pi.

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