Bug standard scientific calculator ubuntu (gabriel)

Gianfranco Costamagna costamagnagianfranco at yahoo.it
Sun Feb 8 00:40:21 UTC 2015



Hi Gabriel,


>Hello everyone, my name is Gabriel 'm User ubuntu and found an error in
>the scientific calculator ; in the calculation with scientific notation
>for example : 1x10-7 / 1x10-8 gives the result of 1x10-15 , when it
>should be 1x10 + 1 .



I can't reproduce.

(1×10^−7)÷(1×10^−8)

equals 10

10 can be seen as 1x10^1.

I really don't see how to reproduce your number, maybe are you just using
the "^" symbol wrongly or just don't using the PEMDAS rule correctly?

just my .02$

Gianfranco




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