ERIC Number: EJ344413
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1986
Reference Count: 0
Some Limitations of Calculator or Computer.
O'Neill, M. J.
Australian Mathematics Teacher, v42 n1 p19-21 Apr 1986
Some limitations of computing with calculators and computers are described, with particular reference to typical computations which might be performed by senior secondary school students. Types of errors, the laws of number, and intermediate round-offs are each illustrated, with conclusions and implications. (MNS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
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