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Negative Zero

Postby Ecmandu » Wed Jan 31, 2018 10:30 pm

Zero is used as both referring to the lack of numbers, but it is also the base placeholder.

Negative zero is every number including zero
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Re: Negative Zero

Postby Serendipper » Mon Feb 12, 2018 6:07 am

I never heard of that, but I've seen -0 mean "to the left of zero" and +0 meaning "to the right of zero" which is the smallest infinitesimal representationally possible.
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