## The New Encyclopędia Britannica, Volume 30Encyclopędia Britannica, 1992 - Encyclopedias and dictionaries |

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n q ( n ) = E ( d ) P ( n ) - Jud ) or Integers as sums of squares Fibonacci numbers

Diophantine

= 29 with two unknowns x and y has dln infinitely many solutions . It can be ...

n q ( n ) = E ( d ) P ( n ) - Jud ) or Integers as sums of squares Fibonacci numbers

Diophantine

**equations**. In elementary algebra the linear n d dln**equation**6x – 9y= 29 with two unknowns x and y has dln infinitely many solutions . It can be ...

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Although it takes

large amount of computation to determine the minimax elimination step , the

number of

computation ...

Although it takes

**equation**( 9 ) to get x , = 2. The key idea is that , with each alarge amount of computation to determine the minimax elimination step , the

number of

**equations**and number polynomial for a given accuracy , thatcomputation ...

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region described by approximate linear

during the elimination process to ensure that the A , elements are large . This is

called partial pivoting . Even with partial pivoting , solution errors Partial for ill ...

region described by approximate linear

**equation**is to reorder the**equations**during the elimination process to ensure that the A , elements are large . This is

called partial pivoting . Even with partial pivoting , solution errors Partial for ill ...

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### Contents

NUMBER GAMES and Other Mathematical Recreations | 1 |

NUMBER THEORY | 14 |

NUMERICAL ANALYSIS | 38 |

Copyright | |

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