Table of Contents: 3. Random Numbers.
Introduction. 4. Arithmetic.
Generating Uniform Random Numbers.
The Linear Congruential Method.
General Test Procedures for Studying Random Data.
The Spectral Test.
Other Types of Random Quantities.
Random Sampling and Shuffling.
What Is a Random Sequence?
Positional Number Systems. Appendix A: Tables of Numerical Quantities.
Floating Point Arithmetic.
Accuracy of Floating Point Arithmetic.
Distribution of Floating Point Numbers.
Multiple Precision Arithmetic.
The Classical Algorithms.
How Fast Can We Multiply?.
The Greatest Common Divisor.
Analysis of Euclid's Algorithm.
Factoring into Primes.
Division of Polynomials.
Factorization of Polynomials.
Evaluation of Powers.
Evaluation of Polynomials.
Manipulation of Power Series.
Answers to Exercises.
Fundamental Constants (decimal). Appendix B: Index to Notations. Index and Glossary.
Fundamental Constants (octal).
Harmonic Numbers, Bernoulli Numbers, Fibonacci Numbers.