Demonstrates how scientists and mathematicians write and use very large and very small numbers. Illustrates the meaning, application, and importance of exponents and powers. Explains "perfect numbers" as an example of man's continual fascination with numbers and introduces Euclid's formula for finding such numbers. Features Phillips S. Jones.
National Educational Television; Indiana University Audio-Visual Center
Mathematics ; Perfect numbers ; Exponents (Algebra).
- Rights Statement
- No Copyright - United States
- Physical Description
1 Film (0:33:00); 16mm
Gift to the IUB Libraries from Instructional Support Services.
Broadcast Date: 1954
- Other Identifiers
IULMIA Film Database: 40000003216183; Other: GR00446512; MDPI Barcode: 40000003216183