REFLECTIONS ON A SLIDE RULE.

Published

Journal Article

The author regrets that the electronic calculator has succeeded the slide rule because the now-obsolete slide rule, although far less accurate than the electronic calculator, made the student reflect.

Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Petroski, H

Published Date

  • January 1, 1981

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 83 / 4

Start / End Page

  • 34 - 35

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0040-1692

Citation Source

  • Scopus