decimal digit


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Noun1.decimal digit - a digit from 0 to 9 in decimal notation
digit, 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.
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.
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.
The table shows the size of the plaintext in bits, the number of decimal digits that can be encoded by the cipher, and the time to build the table in milliseconds.
Generally only six to nine significant decimal digits will be accurate when using single-precision, floating-point numbers (storage type REAL [4 bytes] in Fortran) in computation (Sun Microsystems, Inc.
But in my opinion they would be more agreeable if their number of decimal digits (their "length" in base-10 representation) were equal to N.
At a minimum, a truly readable alphanumeric code must represent 10 decimal digits and 26 letters, or 36 items.
Preferred number of decimal digits for DXA reporting:
Decimal digits for economic viability extended to 3 decimal places
Some of this can be checked using Excel, but students will have to widen the cell width to reveal the first 14 digits of the sequence obtained by increasing the number of decimal digits in the Excel menu bar.