[R] R- exp(-1000) ? - how to get R to give me an actual answer ?
rramacha at utk.edu
Wed Oct 26 06:58:56 CEST 2005
I am a novice user of the R software package. When I try and compute,
exp(-1000) or exp(-2000), i get the answer as zero. Is there any way i can get
R to compute the answer and give me an actual number ? ( by increasing the
precision or any other method).
If I cannot get R to give me a number, can anybody give me some advice on how
to manually compute this number ?
I would greatly appreciate your help on this issue.
Ravichandran "Ravi" Ramachandran
Graduate Teaching Assistant
Department of Statistics
The University of Tennessee,Knoxville
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