Rational Number Tutorial
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Joseph L. Zachary  
A tutorial that explores the nature of rational numbers, the significance of the minimum and maximum integers in a rational number system, and the meaning of overflow. Includes a Java applet that opens in a separate window, for use alongside the tutorial. From a Computer Science course at the University of Utah, and the book Introduction to Scientific Programming. Computational Problem Solving Using: Maple and C; Mathematica and C.  


Levels:  College 
Languages:  English 
Resource Types:  Simulations, Tutorials, Web Interactive/Java 
Math Topics:  Numerical Analysis, Computer Science 
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