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I often discover this in ~ the bottom the pages.
Page produced in 0.00013899803161621
Sometimes, ns come across
Page generated in 9.0122222900391E-5
What does the time mean?
I tried browsing Wikipedia for E and also starrkingschool.nets but found the e starrkingschool.netematical constant. My guess is E was standing for Exponential and also -5 is the strength it is elevated to. And the shown time is a really tiny number. Yet that doesn"t make sense when compared to the various other time in the question. 0.00013899803161621 is bigger than 9.0122222900391E-5.
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It way $9.0122222900391\times 10^-5$. This is known as "scientific notation".
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E-5 just method x 10^(-5) i.e. Separated by 100000
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I have constantly taken the E or e to average "exponent of 10." This construction parses in all modern computing languages together an IEEE754 dual or solitary precision number.
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