Wrox Programmer Forums

Need to download code?

View our list of code downloads.

Register | FAQ | Members List | Calendar | Search | Today's Posts | Mark Forums Read
BOOK: Essential Algorithms: A Practical Approach to Computer Algorithms
This is the forum to discuss the Wiley book Essential Algorithms: A Practical Approach to Computer Algorithms Rod Stephens; ISBN: 978-1-118-61210-1
Welcome to the p2p.wrox.com Forums.

You are currently viewing the BOOK: Essential Algorithms: A Practical Approach to Computer Algorithms section of the Wrox Programmer to Programmer discussions. This is a community of tens of thousands of software programmers and website developers including Wrox book authors and readers. As a guest, you can read any forum posting. By joining today you can post your own programming questions, respond to other developersí questions, and eliminate the ads that are displayed to guests. Registration is fast, simple and absolutely free .
DRM-free e-books 300x50
Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1 (permalink)  
Old May 25th, 2014, 09:27 AM
Rod Stephens's Avatar
Wrox Author
Points: 3,141, Level: 23
Points: 3,141, Level: 23 Points: 3,141, Level: 23 Points: 3,141, Level: 23
Activity: 0%
Activity: 0% Activity: 0% Activity: 0%
 
Join Date: Jan 2006
Location: , , .
Posts: 640
Thanks: 2
Thanked 96 Times in 95 Posts
Default Correction on page 31

Phu Le reported:

Quote:
I was wondering if this might be an error in your "Essential Algorithms" book.

Chapter 2, page 31, first paragraph: It says, "in this example, heads, heads, heads gives the result 111 binary or 8 decimal".

Shouldn't 111 in binary be 7 in decimal, and not 8?
Oops! You're right. The value 111 in binary is 7 not 8. Thanks for pointing this out!
__________________
Rod

Rod Stephens, Microsoft MVP

Essential Algorithms: A Practical Approach to Computer Algorithms

(Please post reviews at Amazon or wherever you shop!)
Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Expert Setting Page 31 ronald BOOK: Ivor Horton's Beginning Visual C++ 2010 1 January 12th, 2012 05:21 PM
javascript correction ravi951 Javascript How-To 0 July 29th, 2011 05:26 AM
Correction to page 49 SeanDunn BOOK: Beginning Microsoft Visual C# 2008 ISBN: 978-0-470-19135-4 3 January 3rd, 2010 12:00 AM
Page 123 - Login Box Correction xumuskiefan BOOK: Professional Crystal Reports for VS.NET 1 February 2nd, 2006 12:06 PM



All times are GMT -4. The time now is 02:50 AM.


Powered by vBulletin®
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
© 2013 John Wiley & Sons, Inc.