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Bradd wrote: >> Consider the per capita income of the USA in whole dollars, which is >> the quotient of two inexact integers. Marcin 'Qrczak' Kowalczyk wrote: > Integerness doesn't matter here. In practice it's treated as a real > number, a quotient of two reals .... It's not "treated as a real number," it's simply an approximation, which is not the same thing at all. -- Bradd W. Szonye http://www.szonye.com/bradd