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Author Topic: How does the calculator find values of sine (or cosine or tangent)?  (Read 305 times)

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Very interesting, thanks for sharing :D
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Yep, pretty interesting. Calcualtors usually use an approximation based on basic operations and it usually does the job up to the precision of the calculator and it shows up instantly, but I believe, correct me if I'm wrong, some used lookup tables.
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I think I read that the definitions of these functions are implementation-specific, so could be
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