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The press really amazes me

  1. Sep 10, 2004 #1
    some dutch student figured out how to use infinite series to approximate the root of a polynomial of n terms, and they act like he found some crazy way to solve for the roots of any polynomial.

    you can read about it on slashdot.

    just thought that it was amusing.
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  3. Sep 10, 2004 #2


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