The purpose of computing is insight, not numbers.
– R. W. Hamming
... but for the student,numbers are often the best road to insight.
– A. Ralston
• Numerical Limits
• Standard Mathematical Functions
• complex Numbers
• A Numerical Array: valarray
Constructors and Assignments; Subscripting; Operations; Slices; slice_array; Generalized Slices
• Generalized Numerical Algorithms
accumulate(); inner_product(); partial_sum() and adjacent_difference(); iota()
• Random Numbers
Engines; Random Device; Distributions; C-Style Random Numbers
C++ was not designed primarily with numeric computation in mind. However, numeric computation typically occurs in the context of other work – such ...