Exponential Integer / Exponential Rational #3

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RobertFischer opened this Issue Aug 20, 2010 · 0 comments

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Create a special kind of integer and rational to handle exponential (scientific notation) numbers. This should help the case when someone does 5e999999999999 or something equally cute. Right now, we make a gigantic BigInteger, but it'd be better to store it as the integer pair "5" and "999999999999" and do math as independently as possible.

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