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Flowing Fount of Yak Knowledge

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Posted - 02/25/2013 :  02:35:27  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
I am doing

declare @temp money,
@numdays int

select @numdays=35

select @temp=@numdays/30
select @temp as temp

it's returning 1 but it should return 1.1666
what do I need to do to return it as a money or float?
num days will always be a integer but dividing it by 30 should not

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Posted - 02/25/2013 :  03:01:20  Show Profile  Visit webfred's Homepage  Reply with Quote
take 30.0 instead of 30

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Posted - 02/25/2013 :  04:09:27  Show Profile  Reply with Quote

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