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In mathematics and computer science, an algorithm is an effective method expressed as a finite list of well-defined instructions for calculating a function. Algorithms are used for calculation, data processing, and automated reasoning.

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For two points you can calculate the slope and the y intercept. If two different segments are part of the same line they will have the same slope and the same y intercept. If they have the same slope …
answered Aug 11 '13 by mhoran_psprep
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There are two approaches: non-random: use a counter, and every 5th run tell the software to make a mistake. It will work perfectly, but it will be predictable. Random: use the random method/command/ …
answered Jan 10 '12 by mhoran_psprep
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You have options: Take the absolute value of the number, now it is positive. Then turn it into a string. Then find the "." by searching for the "." by using a string function or by looking one char …
answered Mar 14 '15 by mhoran_psprep
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The tools use a mix of routines to determine the language of a string of text. In some cases the existence of certain specific characters increase the likelihood of specific languages: letters with …
answered Feb 3 '14 by mhoran_psprep
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Normally I have defined an ellipse with the center point, semi-major, semi-minor, and the angle of rotation. What you have described is a ellipse that the center point needs to be determined, and is …
answered Jan 26 '12 by mhoran_psprep
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Try this approach. Start with your initial list of parameters, then start collecting the data. After you have hundreds of sites in your database look for ones that don't seem to make sense. Then start …
answered Jan 20 '12 by mhoran_psprep