Re: CHAT: Measurements (was: Re: CHAT: browsers)
|From:||Christophe Grandsire <christophe.grandsire@...>|
|Date:||Sunday, February 16, 2003, 18:52|
En réponse à Andreas Johansson <and_yo@...>:
> Do you want to get me started on the irregular parts?
Please do. Not that it's gonna frighten me ;))) .
> >No stinking multiple of ten base thank you! Be happy that they have
> >words for "million" and "billion" :)) (which by the way are pure nouns
> >out of the numeric system in fact).
> Since when is twenty not a multiple of ten?
Since Maggelity stepped in? ;))) Seriously, I meant powers of ten bases (but
then, 10 to the power of 1.30102999566... is 20 too ;)) . So I mean integer
powers of ten bases ;)) ).
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