Some Examples of Algorithems
Work Step by Step
-In the introductory chapter we cited algorithms for playing music, operating washing machines, constructing models, and performing magic tricks, as well as the Euclidean algorithm. -Many of the “algorithms” you meet in everyday life fail to be algorithms according to our formal definition. -The example of the long-division algorithm was cited in the text. -Another is the algorithm executed by a clock that continues to advance its hands and ring its chimes day after day.