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Brian Kernighan *69 - Millions, Billions, Zillons, Alumni Day 2019

The media often uses large numbers but frequently makes basicmistakes or presents such numbers in misleading ways. Professor Brian Kernighan, an expert in computer programming languages and interfaces that make computers easier to use, will explain how to recognize common mistakes, determine whether numbers are credible, and make sensible estimates to avoid being fooled by numbers.

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