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I remember when FORTRAN was just TWOTRAN.

Nov
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comment Is there a symbol for the idea of the smallest value greater than zero?
@MarkS. - Thanks, will do.
Nov
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answered Is there a symbol for the idea of the smallest value greater than zero?
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comment Is there a symbol for the idea of the smallest value greater than zero?
In floating-point computing that would be epsilon.
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awarded  Popular Question
Oct
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comment What is this technique called?
Ah, so it is like adding two "regular" fractions where the denominators have no common factors.
Oct
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accepted What is this technique called?
Oct
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asked What is this technique called?
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awarded  Yearling
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Mar
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accepted $V_{RMS}$ with sinusoidal voltage source seems unintuitive
Mar
9
comment $V_{RMS}$ with sinusoidal voltage source seems unintuitive
You had me at "Since the interval is a whole number of cycles, all of the sin terms will vanish..."
Mar
9
comment $V_{RMS}$ with sinusoidal voltage source seems unintuitive
@Peter - that's the thing I couldn't visualize.
Mar
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asked $V_{RMS}$ with sinusoidal voltage source seems unintuitive
Feb
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accepted Calculus Review On The Web
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revised Calculus Review On The Web
time flies
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asked Calculus Review On The Web
Aug
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comment How many rolls do I need to determine if my dice are fair?
Do you suspect a manufacturing/design defect?
Jun
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accepted Finding the 10001th Prime
Jun
19
comment Finding the 10001th Prime
Wow, I can't believe I haven't run into that before.