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the connection with binary numbers... Could you explain why it works for]]>May 9, 2001 11:14:05 PMMay 9, 2001 11:14:05 PMs1270296@cedarville.edu0Re: Marvelous old way of multiplying!
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pebbles, is it really any easier to do this than to just count out 9 groups of]]>Jul 8, 1994 8:50:19 PMJul 8, 1994 8:50:19 PMsullivan@geom.umn.edu0Re: Marvelous old way of multiplying!
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and "Peasant multiplication", and I am sure it has really been used by either some Russians or]]>Jul 5, 1994 6:58:52 AMJul 5, 1994 6:58:52 AMconway@math.Princeton.EDU0Marvelous Old Way of Multiplying
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multiplying that he read about. It allows one to multiply just by doubling and]]>Jul 4, 1994 12:24:04 PMJul 4, 1994 12:24:04 PMburgiel@math.washington.edu3