• Post Reply Bookmark Topic Watch Topic
  • New Topic
programming forums Java Mobile Certification Databases Caching Books Engineering Micro Controllers OS Languages Paradigms IDEs Build Tools Frameworks Application Servers Open Source This Site Careers Other Pie Elite all forums
this forum made possible by our volunteer staff, including ...
Marshals:
  • Campbell Ritchie
  • Liutauras Vilda
  • Tim Cooke
  • Jeanne Boyarsky
  • Paul Clapham
Sheriffs:
  • Devaka Cooray
  • Ron McLeod
  • paul wheaton
Saloon Keepers:
  • Tim Moores
  • Piet Souris
  • Tim Holloway
  • Stephan van Hulst
  • Carey Brown
Bartenders:
  • Al Hobbs
  • Frits Walraven
  • Scott Selikoff

NaN

 
Ranch Hand
Posts: 35
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
    Number of slices to send:
    Optional 'thank-you' note:
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
class D {
static boolean m(double v) {
return(v != v == Double.isNaN(v));
}
public static void main (String args[]) {
double d1 = Double.NaN;
double d2 = Double.POSITIVE_INFINITY;
double d3 = Double.MAX_VALUE;
System.out.print(m(d1) + "," + m(d2) + "," + m(d3));
}}

What is the result of attempting to compile and run the program?

please explain???
 
Ranch Hand
Posts: 621
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
    Number of slices to send:
    Optional 'thank-you' note:
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
well!!!
i tried the program the output is as below

true,true,true...........
what i can explain on the program is that in the main method we are using using three methods of wrapper class Double which return the boolean value.
 
Ranch Hand
Posts: 377
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
    Number of slices to send:
    Optional 'thank-you' note:
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
Hi,

let us make a simple table for the comparison:



The tricky part in this question is to remember the comparison rules for NaN, which you can find here.
 
anshi kohli
Ranch Hand
Posts: 35
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
    Number of slices to send:
    Optional 'thank-you' note:
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
Thanks i got it!!!
 
catch it before it slithers away! Oh wait, it's a tiny ad:
the value of filler advertising in 2021
https://coderanch.com/t/730886/filler-advertising
reply
    Bookmark Topic Watch Topic
  • New Topic