On Tue, May 11, 2010 at 8:11 AM, Rick DeNatale <rick.denatale / gmail.com> wr=
ote:

> =A0 (BigDecimal("1") / BigDecimal("3")).to_s
> =A0=3D> "0.333333333333333333333333333333333333E0"

And extended example which might make the point a bit better:

((BigDecimal("1") / BigDecimal("3"))*BigDecimal("3")).to_s
 =3D> "0.999999999999999999999999999999999999E0"
--=20
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