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The Resource Machines That Think!

Machines That Think!

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Machines That Think!
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Machines That Think!
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Summary
Award-winning author Don Brown explores computers and technology in book two of the Big Ideas series  Machines That Think! explores machines from ancient history to today that perform a multitude of tasks, from making mind-numbing calculations to working on assembly lines. Included are fascinating looks at the worldâ€TMs earliest calculators, the birth of computer programming, and the arrival of smartphones. Contributors discussed include Muhammad ibn Musa al-Khwarizmi, Ada Lovelace, and Bill Gates. From the abacus to artificial intelligence, machines through the ages have pushed the boundaries of human capability and creativity. Back matter includes a timeline, endnotes, a bibliography, an authorâ€TMs note, and an index. Â
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Brown, Don
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  • Nature
  • Science
  • History
  • Juvenile Nonfiction
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Machines That Think!
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OVERDRIVE:499ab159-384e-4688-aa4b-d07cb68cc24c
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4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
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electronic
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9781683358671
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optical disk
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Machines That Think!
Publication
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OVERDRIVE:499ab159-384e-4688-aa4b-d07cb68cc24c
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781683358671
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Specific material designation
optical disk

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