Search All of the Math Forum:
Views expressed in these public forums are not endorsed by
NCTM or The Math Forum.


Math Forum
»
Discussions
»
sci.math.*
»
sci.math
Notice: We are no longer accepting new posts, but the forums will continue to be readable.
Topic:
Question about Base
Replies:
12
Last Post:
May 19, 2013 5:01 PM




Re: Question about Base
Posted:
May 18, 2013 5:38 PM


On Sat, 18 May 2013 11:39:52 0700 (PDT), 0 <marty.musatov@gmail.com> wrote:
>Such systems are called Base Intrinsic. They are interesting to use when >programming machines though somewhat impractical to human based >computation when it is done unaided by a human created machine such >as a computer.
Thanks.
Oddly, I'm finding it easier for basic arithmetic (but that may be due to the characters I'm using as digits). (I'm trying to create a hypothetical alien gradeschool textbook, and because of restarting from scratch several times, I haven't gotten past simple division.)



