-1/2

Gary Herron gherron at islandtraining.com
Sun Jun 22 20:57:18 CEST 2008


Serve Lau wrote:
> What is the expected result of -1/2 in python?
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 From the manual:


The result is always rounded towards minus infinity: 1/2 is 0, (-1)/2 is 
-1, 1/(-2) is -1, and (-1)/(-2) is 0.


Gary Herron




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