BigDecimal scaleByPowerOfTen() method in Java
The java.math.BigDecimal.scaleByPowerOfTen(int n) is an inbuilt method on java that returns a BigDecimal whose numerical value is equal to (this * 10n). The scale of the result is (this.scale() – n).
public BigDecimal scaleByPowerOfTen(int n)
The method accepts a single parameter n of integer type which refers to the value by which BigDecimal object is multiplied to power of ten.
Return value:This method returns the BigDecimal object of value this * 10n.
Below program illustrates the above mentioned method:
754.000 raised to power is 7.54000E+6 75400 raised to power is 7.5400
200 raised to power is 2.00E+6 7540000000 raised to power is 754000.0000
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