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What kind of case that Math.ceil() can have "0"?

Hello What kind of case that Math.ceil() can have "0"? Thanks


2 Answers

Emmanuel C
Emmanuel C
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Hey Jasmin,

If you mean what numbers will return 0 if used in Math.ceil(), then it would be any negative decimal that's bigger than -1.

Math.ceil(-.1); // will return 0
Math.ceil(-.000001); // will return 0
Math.ceil(-1.04) // will return -1

What's funny is that when I enter these in the console, I get -0, but it's the same as 0

Thank you, Emmanuel! I understand now. :)))