From: Benjamin M Scarborough (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Date: Wed Jan 16 2008 - 23:56:22 CST
Leo Broukhis wrote:
> On Jan 16, 2008 7:26 PM, Benjamin M Scarborough
> <email@example.com> wrote:
> > Leo Broukhis wrote:
> > >If we're to follow the spirit of UTN28, we should add a mathematical
> > >decimal exponent base character at least to allow for the
> > >scientific representation of reals
> > >in math texts. What does 1.5e+3 without a U+2062 (invisible times)
> > >before 'e' really mean? 1500 or 7.077?
> > All the more reason to say 1.5·10^3 instead.
> This character sequence does not represent a number, but a constant
> expression equal to 1.5₁₀3.
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