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what is "greatest integer function"? give 3 to 4 examples.

what is "greatest integer function"?


give 3 to 4 examples.

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Amit Askiitiansexpert
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13 years ago

Dear Pradyot,

It is the function, or rule which produces the "greatest integer less than or equal to the number" operated upon, symbol [x] or sometimes [[x]].

 

 

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Examples:

Examples:
number        |    the greatest integer less than or equal to the number
   x              |      [x]
   4              |      [4] = 4
   4.4           |      [4.4] = 4
   -2             |      [-2] = -2
   -2.3          |      [-2.3] = -3

 

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