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# Truncate

Posted on 2000-04-06
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Last Modified: 2007-10-18
How can you truncate a Number.

Example I am getting back a number like

10203.200392991

Or course this makes no sense to the user.  They need to see 10203.20
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Michel Plungjan earned 40 total points
ID: 2692517
<HTML>
<SCRIPT>
function ToDollarsAndCents(n) {
var s = "" + Math.round(n * 100) / 100
var i = s.indexOf('.')
if (i < 0) return s + ".00"
var t = s.substring(0, i + 1) + s.substring(i + 1, i + 3)
if (i + 2 == s.length) t += "0"
return t
}
a=6.02
b=3.01
alert((a-b)+':'+ToDollarsAndCents(a-b));
</SCRIPT></HTML>

Michel
PS: Are you low on points??
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