Willamette Mathematics Colloquium • Fall 2002 |

**Introduction**

**Traditional computing: not the best tool for math
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• when integers grow "too large" they can become negative

• floating point values represent real numbers inaccurately

(see Prof. Janeba's Numerical Analysis course)

Willamette Mathematics Colloquium • Fall 2002 |

**Introduction**

Willamette Mathematics Colloquium • Fall 2002 |

**Introduction**

Willamette Mathematics Colloquium • Fall 2002 |

**Introduction**

Willamette Mathematics Colloquium • Fall 2002 |

**Introduction**