The lattice algorithm is used for multiplying multi-digit numbers. Some important features of the algorithm include:
In this packet, I will solve two problems:
This video demonstrates the lattice algorithm with two two-digit numbers.
This video demonstrates the lattice algorithm with larger numbers.
So you spend a lot of time setting up the lattice, right? It must take a lot longer than the standard algorithm, right?
Let's see.
I'll multiply two 10-digit numbers. Which will be completed first? And by how much?
(Note: While the video is sped up, it still takes two minutes...feel free to fast forward to the end!)
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