Big numbers

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Date
1954
Summary
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.
Publishers
National Educational Television; Indiana University Audio-Visual Center
Genre
Educational
Subject
Mathematics ; Perfect numbers ; Exponents (Algebra).
Collection
IU Audio-Visual Center
Unit
IUL Moving Image Archive
Rights Statement
No Copyright - United States
Physical Description
1 Film (0:33:00); 16mm
Notes
Gift to the IUB Libraries from Instructional Support Services.
Broadcast Date: 1954
Other Identifiers
IULMIA Film Database: 40000003216183; Other: GR00446512; MDPI Barcode: 40000003216183

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