## Machine epsilon – Question 5 of 5

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## Machine epsilon – Question 3 of 5

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Question 4 of 5: What is the significance of machine epsilon for a student in an introductory course in numerical methods?
Question 5 of 5: What is the proof that the absolute relative true error in representing a number on a machine is always less than the machine epsilon?
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## Machine epsilon – Question 2 of 5

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Question 3 of 5: How is machine epsilon related to the number of bits used to represent a floating point number?
Question 4 of 5: What is the significance of machine epsilon for a student in an introductory course in numerical methods?
Question 5 of 5: What is the proof that the absolute relative true error in representing a number on a machine is always less than the machine epsilon?
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## Machine epsilon – Question 1 of 5 Future posts will answer these questions

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