The Feeling of Power
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|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)|
|Resource Types:||Articles, Humor|
|Math Topics:||Division, Multiplication, Exponents/Roots, Fractions/Decimals/Percents|
|Math Ed Topics:||Computers, Back-to-Basics|
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