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In Java, primitive types have associated wrapper classes,
like primitive type int VS Integer class etc,
But can I use objects of wrapper class to do operations of mathematics??
Or I should convert wrapper class to primitive type ???


Another question is about n! .When I write codes for practice,the result
of 5000! is too big. Should I use class BigDecimal or BigInteger in java.math package??

I need your help.
Thankx your help in advanced.
[ March 10, 2004: Message edited by: Ha LoHa ]
 
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But can I use objects of wrapper class to do operations of mathematics??
No.
Or I should convert wrapper class to primitive type ???
Yes.
Note that others have implemented their own "wrapper" classes which do provide methods for various mathematical operations.
When I write codes for practice,the result
of 5000! is too big. Should I use class BigDecimal or BigInteger in java.math package??

Yes, you could do that.
 
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Note that others have implemented their own "wrapper" classes which do provide methods for various mathematical operations.

What others?
Would you tell me some examples ??
 
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