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ERIC Number: EJ266239
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1982-Jul-3
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Can You Count on Your Computer?
Peterson, Ivars
Science News, v122 n5 p72-75 Jul 31 1982
By handling numbers in unexpected ways, computers and calculators create headaches for computer programers and set traps for unsuspecting users by sometimes producing wrong answers. Specific examples of such computer/calculator errors are discussed. (Author/JN)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - General
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Language: English
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