Project 12>square root--Name of square root algorithm

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Project 12>square root--Name of square root algorithm

kraftwerk1611
Hi,

Does the square root algorithm described in  TECS book page 252 has a name?

Thanks.
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cadet1620
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I don't think that it has a specific name.

This is effectively an implementation of binary searching where the index into the dataset is x and the value at x is sqrt(x).

--Mark
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