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PrecisionGoal(Alphabetical Listing)

WorkingPrecision

FilledSmallSquareWorkingPrecision is an option for various numerical operations which specifies how many digits of precision should be maintained in internal computations.

FilledSmallSquareWorkingPrecision is an option for such functions as NIntegrate and FindRoot.

FilledSmallSquare Setting WorkingPrecision->n causes all internal computations to be done to at most n-digit precision.

FilledSmallSquare Even if internal computations are done to n-digit precision, the final results you get may have much lower precision.

FilledSmallSquare See The Mathematica Book: Section 3.9.3 and Section 3.9.3.

FilledSmallSquare See also: AccuracyGoal, Precision, Accuracy, N.

Further Examples

PrecisionGoal(Alphabetical Listing)