A relatively unknown algorithm for computing square roots is presented. In a survey of more than 50 teachers of mathematics, not one of them recalled having ever encountered it before. The algorithm is first illustrated and then proved.
|Number of pages||6|
|Journal||International Journal of Mathematical Education in Science and Technology|
|State||Published - 1 Jan 2003|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Mathematics (miscellaneous)
- Applied Mathematics