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raam medaramitla

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Nickname: mpraam
Registered: Dec, 2013

working with decimal point numbers Posted: Dec 9, 2013 10:05 PM
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Hello Artima;
Good Morning

Here I come up with a code that donot produce an accurate result
// my program goes like this

public class FloatingNumber {

public static void main(String...args) {

double i;
double num=0.0;



// output: 0.9999999999999999

the same code writen in C produced an Accurate result
// the C program goes like this



double i, num=0.0;


// output: 1.0000

/** please explain me the difference and suggest me a bettrcode to obtain an accurate result through Java
Thanks in advance.

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