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SQL Server 2000 Division

DeMyu
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I am not sure why I continue to receive 0 when I execute the statement below.

select (2/5)*100
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2/5, though it equals 0.4, rounds down to 0 when using integer arithmetic.  Multiplying by 100 ... doesn't help.
select (2.0/5)*100
yields what you expected.

So does
select (2*100/5)

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