Ruby | BigDecimal class div value

BigDecimal#div() : div() is a BigDecimal class method which divided two BigDecimal value. If digits is 0, the result is the same as for the / operator or quo.

Syntax: BigDecimal.div()

Parameter: BigDecimal values to divide



Return: division of two BigDecimal value.

Code #1 : Example for div() method

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# Ruby code for div() method
  
# loading BigDecimal
require 'bigdecimal'
  
# declaring BigDecimal
a = 42.1**13
  
# declaring BigDecimal
b = -BigDecimal("10")
  
# declaring BigDecimal
c = -(22 ** 7.1) * 10
  
puts "div example 1 : #{a.div(b)}\n\n"
  
puts "div example 2 : #{b.div(c)}\n\n"
     

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Output :

div example 1 : -130517049020064400000

div example 2 : 0

Code #2 : Example for div() method

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# Ruby code for div() method
  
# loading BigDecimal
require 'bigdecimal'
  
# declaring BigDecimal
a = 12**12 - 27
  
# declaring BigDecimal
b = BigDecimal('10')-(22 ** 7.1) ** 10
  
# declaring BigDecimal
c = BigDecimal('-3')
  
puts "div example 1 : #{a.div(b)}\n\n"
  
puts "div example 2 : #{b.div(c)}\n\n"

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Output :

div example 1 : -1

div example 2 : 68373700243528799999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999996




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