Adam asks: "I'm
an undergraduate math and CS major, and as such, I would like to write
some programs that do basic math, from finding perfect numbers to solving
basic algebraic equations--just for fun. However, I only have experience
with Java, and BigInteger and BigDecimal suck pretty hard as far as
writing equations with them is concerned. So, to all you mathematicians
and math lovers, what languages do you program mathematics in, and
This is the theory that Jack built.
This is the flaw that lay in the theory that Jack built.
This is the palpable verbal haze that hid the flaw that lay in...