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Mathematics of Computation

Published by the American Mathematical Society since 1960 (published as Mathematical Tables and other Aids to Computation 1943-1959), Mathematics of Computation is devoted to research articles of the highest quality in computational mathematics.

ISSN 1088-6842 (online) ISSN 0025-5718 (print)

The 2020 MCQ for Mathematics of Computation is 1.78.

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    H. E. Salzer, Tables of n! and $T(n\, + \,\tfrac {1}{2})$ for the First Thousand Values of n, National Bureau of Standards, AMS 16, Washington, 1951. (MTAC, v. 6, 1952, p. 33, RMT 957). G. W. Reitwiesner, A Table of the Factorial Numbers and their Reciprocals from 1! through 1000! to 20 Significant Digits, Ballistic Research Laboratories, Technical Note No. 381, Aberdeen Proving Ground, Md., 1951. (MTAC, v. 6, 1952, p. 32, RMT 955.) Harold T. Davis, Tables of the Higher Mathematical Functions, Vol. I and Vol. II, Principia Press, Bloomington, Indiana, 1933 and 1935. L. J. Comrie, editor, Barlow’s Tables, 4th edition, Chemical Publishing Co., New York, 1941.
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