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(71B) Buffon's Needle
09-09-2019, 07:20 AM
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RE: (71B) Buffon's Needle
(09-08-2019 09:54 PM)Valentin Albillo Wrote:  
(09-08-2019 04:00 PM)SlideRule Wrote:  30 H=0 @ FOR J=1 TO 10 @ IF RND()<SIN(RND()*PI) THEN H=H+1
40 NEXT J @ R(H)=R(H)+1 @ P=P+H

You will get a syntax error entering line 30, it's just RND, without the parentheses, not RND().

Actually, RND(), with parentheses, is a valid syntax on the HP71, as for other functions without argument. Even PI can be entered as PI() since PI is a function from the HP71 system point of view.

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(71B) Buffon's Needle - SlideRule - 09-08-2019, 04:00 PM
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