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Topic: Russian Peasant Multiplication: how does it work?
Replies: 4   Last Post: Mar 25, 2002 4:41 PM

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Sandy Roche

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Registered: 12/13/04
Posted: Mar 25, 2002 4:41 PM
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I have determined how the Russian Peasant algorithm is related to the
binary system, explain to me WHY the even numbers in the halving
column are always crossed out and the relationship between this
crossing out of the even numbers and the binary system. I cannot
figure this out at all.

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