If I multiply 1¢ by 10¢ I get 10¢? However, if I use the same monetary amounts and express them as dollars and then multiply them: I get $0.01 * $0.10 = $0.001, which is obviously a different answer to 10¢.
I know this is wrong and but how and why?
posted by therubettes
on Jul 26, 2010 -