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aussy123

  • 2 years ago

Does anyone Understand the Greatest Integer Function/The Floor Function??

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  1. aussy123
    • 2 years ago
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    @satellite73 Do you understand this?

  2. satellite73
    • 2 years ago
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    i know what it is yes greatest integer of \(x\) is, well, the greatest integer less than or equal to \(x\)

  3. satellite73
    • 2 years ago
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    so for example \([2.1]=2,[\pi]=3,[-\pi]=-4\)

  4. jishan
    • 2 years ago
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    floor function is often also called the greatest integer function.

  5. satellite73
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    it is the archetypical step function here is a nice graph http://www.wolframalpha.com/input/?i=floor%28x%29

  6. jishan
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    |dw:1355153394602:dw|

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    |dw:1355153493124:dw|

  8. aussy123
    • 2 years ago
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    What if its given :f(x) = [2x]

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    |dw:1355153565230:dw|

  10. jishan
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    depends on x.

  11. jishan
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    |dw:1355153815320:dw|

  12. jishan
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    |dw:1355153861403:dw|

  13. jishan
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    this function r useful for in data storage & data transmission...............

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    |dw:1355153960709:dw|

  15. aussy123
    • 2 years ago
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    6.01= </= is 6

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