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double question in srinivas majji's mock exam

naraharirao mocherla
Ranch Hand
Posts: 45
can you please let me know why the answer B is correc. iknow that min is -0.0,max is 0.0.but i'm not sure sbout the Math.min-0.0,+0.0)== Math.max(0.0,+0.0));

can sombody help with this question.

public void check()
2: {
3: System.out.println(Math.min(-0.0,+0.0));
4: System.out.println(Math.max(-0.0,+0.0));
5: System.out.println(Math.min(-0.0,+0.0) == Math.max(0.0,+0.0));
6: }

A) prints -0.0, +0.0 and false.
B) prints -0.0, +0.0 and true.
C) prints 0.0, 0.0 and false.
D) prints 0.0, 0.0 and true.

B is correct answer in Srinivas Majji's mockexam

P Hunjan
Greenhorn
Posts: 16
Negative zero compares equal to regular zero (positive zero), but the two zeros may be distinguished by division: one divided by negative zero yields negative infinity; one divided by positive zero yields positive infinity.