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Interval Arithmetic in Mathematica
Author

Jerry B. Keiper
Organization: Wolfram Research, Inc.
Description

Mathematica has several types of arithmetic. In addition to exact arithmetic (i.e., integers and rational numbers) and machine-precision floating-point arithmetic, it has high-precision floating-point arithmetic and interval arithmetic. This tutorial notebook discusses concepts involved in range and interval arithmetic.
Subjects

*Applied Mathematics > Numerical Methods
*Mathematica Technology > Kernel > Numerics
Keywords

Documentation, Tutorial, interval arithmetic, range arithmetic, precision, interval root finding, bisection, newton's method, multidimensional bisection, IntervalArithmetic.ma
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