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Author:Isaac Asimov
Description: Science fiction that explores a time when only computers know how to multiply. "...seven times three is twenty-one." "And how do you know that?" asked the congressman. "I just remember it. It's always twenty-one on the computer. I've checked it any number of times." "That doesn't mean it always will be, though, does it?" said the congressman..."

Levels: Middle School (6-8), High School (9-12)
Languages: English
Resource Types: Articles, Humor
Math Topics: Division, Multiplication, Exponents/Roots, Fractions/Decimals/Percents
Math Ed Topics: Computers, Back-to-Basics

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