$MinNumber

$MinNumber

gives the minimum positive arbitraryprecision number that can be represented on a particular computer system.

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Basic Examples  (2)

The nonzero number of minimum magnitude representable on this computer system:

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Smaller numbers yield underflows:

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Properties & Relations  (3)

See Also

$MinPrecision  $MinMachineNumber  $MaxNumber

Tutorials

Introduced in 1996
(3.0)