Am I right in saying that a double can hold a range of:
+/- 2.2 E-308 to +/- 1.8 E308 (8 bytes)
If so then should
fit in a double variable
the above is 2^1024 which I did in the windows calculator, but when I do pow( 2, 1024 ) I get the 1.#INF00.
Any advice or help much appreciated