Date: Mar 15, 2006 8:56 AM
Author: Dik T. Winter
Subject: Re: Reason for operator precedence
In article <email@example.com> firstname.lastname@example.org (Arturo Magidin) writes:
[ Without operator precedence ]
> If you want to put in the square, you
> would need to do something like
> bx + c + (a(x^2)).
> Higher degree polynomials would be even harder.
It can be done:
a * x + b * x + c
(thanks to Horner), but it is not immediately clear that it is a
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