The Difference Engine can in reality (as has been already partly explained) do nothing but add; and any other processes... - Ada Lovelace Quotes
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Quote:The Difference Engine can in reality (as has been already partly explained) do nothing but add; and any other processes, not excepting those of simple subtraction, multiplication and division, can be performed by it only just to that extent in which it is possible, by judicious mathematical arrangement and artifices, to reduce them to a series of additions. - Ada Lovelace Quotes
  


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