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Simplify: 〚e〛-〚Pi 〛What do the double brackets mean and what is e? Still want...

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nineanger11 | Student, Grade 9 | eNotes Newbie

Posted March 4, 2012 at 2:15 AM via web

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Simplify:

〚e〛-〚Pi 〛

What do the double brackets mean and what is e? Still want answer though.

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beckden | High School Teacher | (Level 1) Educator

Posted March 4, 2012 at 4:02 AM (Answer #1)

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From what I have seen the double bracket is the same as the floor function.  So

`[[e]]=2` and `[[pi]]=3` so `2 - 3 = -1` which would be the answer.

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