Reply to post: Re: Copyright and Mathematical Tables

Forget trigonometry, 'cos Babylonians did it better 3,700 years ago – by counting in base 60!

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Re: Copyright and Mathematical Tables

The deliberate errors are fairly easy to spot - a simple difference between the last two figures of two values will show an out of trend value quite quickly - something any anally retentive 12 year old would know half way through the first lesson they finished 30 minutes before the rest.

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