4.1.3. Type Systems . In many programming languages, integers and floats are considered to be different data types. For example, in Python
42 is of the
int data type, while
42.0 is of the
float data type.
Float data types are of decimal values. Please correct me if I am wrong.
Oh my bad. I found this info if that is what you are looking for. Its in CH 7.6.1. Representing Numbers.