Mechanical calculators have the BEST divide-by-zero errors
Monday April 15, 2019. 05:42 PM , from BoingBoing
In a delightful short video, Klara Sjöberg demonstrates the extreme and alarming freakout that you can trigger in a mechanical calculator by trying to divide a number by zero; in a followup, Lynn Grant tweets 'That is why the old Friden calculators had a 'Divide Stop' key.'
What happens with you divide by zero on a mechanical calculator. pic.twitter.com/CLfeoSzqzX— Klara Sjöberg (@klara_sjo) April 13, 2019
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