Thread: whats wrong with this program please?

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    Unregistered Leeman_s's Avatar
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    whats wrong with this program please?

    #include <iostream.h>
    #include <windows.h>
    int main()
    	const double met=35273.92;
    	double mt;
    	double oz;
    	double boxes;
    	char go;
    	int i=0;
    	    cout<<"Enter the number of ounces in your breakfast cereal: ";
    			if(i>met) i-=oz;
    		if(met-i>0) boxes++;
    		//if(met%oz>0) boxes++; this does not work for some reason
    	    cout<<endl<<"Your cereal is "<<mt<<" metric ton(s) and it would take "<<boxes<<" boxes to make a metric ton."<<endl<<endl;
    		cout<<"Would you like to do another cereal?(y/n): ";
    		if(go=='n' || go=='N') break;
    	return 0;

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    Just because ygfperson's Avatar
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    Jan 2002
    include stdlib.h to support system calls
    the % operator doesn't work on doubles. use fmod(a,b), and include math.h
    make boxes an int
    Last edited by ygfperson; 02-11-2002 at 09:43 PM.

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