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Dead reckoning : calculating without instruments

Author: Ronald W Doerfler
Publisher: Houston : Gulf Pub. Co., ©1993.
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Doerfler, Ronald W.
Dead reckoning.
Houston : Gulf Pub. Co., ©1993
(OCoLC)904167581
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Ronald W Doerfler
ISBN: 0884150879 9780884150879
OCLC Number: 27642733
Description: ix, 182 p. ; 23 cm.
Contents: 1. A Time for Reckoning --
2. Primitives. Addition and Subtraction. Multiplication. Division. The Greatest Common Divisor. Error-Checking and Divisibility Tests. Factorization. A Factoring Game --
3. Roots. Roots of Perfect Powers. Particular Square Root Methods. The Chebyshev Correction. A General Square Root Algorithm. The Reciprocal Square Root. Cube Roots. Higher-Order Roots --
4. Logarithms and Their Inverses. General Logarithmic Approximations. Neighboring Value Relations. Intermediate Value Relations. An Iterative Relation. Approximate Logarithmic Inverses. An Example Problem --
5. Trigonometric Functions and Their Inverses. Sine and Cosine Functions. The Tangent Function. The Arcsine and Arccosine Functions. The Arctangent Function. Other Approximations --
6. Concluding Remarks --
Appendix: Finding Rational Approximations to Precomputed Constants.
Responsibility: Ronald W. Doerfler.

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