What is the best way to generate a random float value included into a specified value interval??

I want to generate a random float value in Java. The value has to be within a specific range of possible values. Fo...

Convert float to double without losing precision?

I have a primitive float and I need as a primitive double. Simply casting the float to double gives me weird extra p...

How does we understand this float-point numbers (.1E0)?

It is about data types in mysql and floating-point values, but I don't understand that format. example: .1E0 I know ...

How do I type a floating point infinity literal in python?

How do I type a floating point infinity literal in python? I have heard inf = float('inf') is non portable. T...

Lisp: Why does (- 1e16 1) yield 10000000000000000 not 9999999999999999??

Or rather, why does (= 1e16 (- 1e16 1)) return true? How can I receive more accurate answer? ...