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  100 (number) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
It is the sum of the first nine prime numbers, as well as the sum of two prime numbers (47 + 53), and the sum of the cubes of the first four integers.
The number of subunits into which many of the world's currencies are divided; for example, one euro is one hundred cents and one Pound Sterling is one hundred pence.
The number of poems in the Japanese poetry anthology Hyakunin Isshu.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/100_(number)   (456 words)

 100 (number) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The Saros number (http://sunearth.gsfc.nasa.gov/eclipse/SEsaros/SEsaros1-175.html) of the solar eclipse series which began on 264 May 13 and ended on 1526 June 10.
The duration of Saros series 100 was 1262.1 years, and it contained 71 solar eclipses.
The Saros number (http://sunearth.gsfc.nasa.gov/eclipse/LEsaros/LEsaros1-175.html) of the lunar eclipse series which began on 403 November 15 and ended on 1864 April 22.
www.newalbany.us /project/wikipedia/index.php/100_(number)   (478 words)

 Conservative Cat: 100 Interesting Number Facts
is the smallest number of distinct squares needed to tile a square.
is the smallest number with the property that it and its neighbors are squareful.
is the number of planar partitions of 10.
www.conservativecat.com /mt/archives/2005/03/100_interesting_1.html   (1158 words)

 Math Forum: Ask Dr. Math FAQ: Number Bases
In a decimal number, the actual value represented by a digit in that number is determined by the numeral and the position of the numeral within the number.
To complement a number in base 10, you subtract it from a row of 9's: the complement of 5097 is 4912.
A is the number), B is the number 1, C is the number 2, and so on, through Z is the number 25...
mathforum.org /dr.math/faq/faq.bases.html   (3654 words)

 100 day
Each of the children had a 1-100 number grid on their desk and they acted as "number detectives" to find the missing numbers by placing cubes over them.
A homework project could be to bring in a collection of 100 things, displaying each piece on a section of a 100 chart.
100 Hershey kisses with numbers on the bottom were hidden around the room.
www.littlegiraffes.com /100day.html   (494 words)

 Make a 100
This unit explores the number 100, what it looks like and the ways that it can be represented.
In an effort to display their 100 objects so that they are readily counted, the children will be encouraged to bundle the objects into groups of 10.
Using a 100 bead abacus to skip count in 10’s as a line of the Slavonic abacus is pushed across.
www.nzmaths.co.nz /number/crosscurricular/make100.aspx   (1219 words)

 NUMB - Counts the number of elements of an NDF with values or absolute values above or below a threshold   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
This routine counts and reports the number of elements of an array within an input NDF structure that have a value or absolute value greater or less than a specified threshold.
This counts the number of elements in the data array of the NDF called spectrum that are less than 100.
This counts the number of elements in the data array of the NDF called cube whose absolute values exceed 100.
star-www.rl.ac.uk /cgi-bin/htxserver/sun95.htx/sun95.html?xref_NUMB   (436 words)

 100th Day of School
Becky Birch --------------------------------------------------------------------------- Add the number of seconds in a minute, the number of states in the United States, the number of legs a dog has and the number of hours in a day.
Subtract the number of days in January and how many days are in a week.
(this year I had a picture of baby brother at 100 days, a monopoly $100, barbed wired formed into 100 to represent the family ranch, a 100 watt bulb, a computer generated 100 yd football field drawing, etc) I give two grades for this, one for creativity of object and one for presentation.
www.globalclassroom.org /100days.html   (1311 words)

 100 Girls (2000)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
But, although 100 GIRLS doesn't approach greatness, it doesn't try to, and that's what makes this movie such a pleasantly innocuous comedy.
The plot of 100 GIRLS is negligible, and not worth repeating.
But such inconsistencies don't really distract the viewer from enjoying what is, essentially, an innocent romp with flashes of intelligence (and kink; are college students familiar with ben wa balls and penile enlargers?).
www.imdb.com /title/tt0214388   (951 words)

 Counting to One Hundred
When you count to 10, the numbers are 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9 and 10.
It tells how many ones there are in the number that are not included in the full sets of ten.
In the number 24 there are two sets of ten plus 4 ones.
www.aaamath.com /g14c-nextnum-100.html   (296 words)

 Random Number Generators
Subsequent numbers are: 8, 75, 96, 68, 36, 39, 28, 35, 76, 59, 88, 15, 16, 79, 48.
Of course one may want random numbers not as integers in a given range, but for example as uniformly distributed real numbers in a certain interval, or perhaps as real numbers of (almost) arbitrary size, but clustered around the origin.
One reason for the seemingly peculiar choice of N is that that particular number is the largest integer than can be represented on a Unix machine or in Java.
www.math.utah.edu /~alfeld/Random/Random.html   (1373 words)

 FCC WTB: Wireless Local Number Portability   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Wireless consumers who wish to port their phone number must contact the prospective new carrier, who will start the process of porting by contacting the consumer's current carrier.
That is, within the largest 100 MSAs (link to top 100 list, MSA counties list), customers have been able to port their numbers between wireless carriers, and to and from wireline carriers as well.
Wireless carriers serving areas outside the 100 largest markets must be capable of porting by May 24, 2004, or six months after they first receive a request to port, whichever is later.
wireless.fcc.gov /wlnp   (296 words)

 PHP: number_format - Manual
This is because the numbers generated by performing math are double precision (which means pretty darn accurate) and not perfect precision (which would be what you get when you do the math on paper).
Since number_format() returns a string, numbers returned that DO NOT have a comma in them will still be added but numbers that DO have a comma will not be added because PHP considers them a string and ignores them.
// $total cost is: 100 (not 1100 as you would expect) because $ext_mag is ignored because php interprets its value (1,000) as a string so it won't add it to $ext_ffr.
www.php.net /manual/en/function.number-format.php   (2085 words)

 What's My Number?
Introduction: Students will be on an information quest using the Internet to find facts needed to arrive at a number on the 100 board, a number known only to the author of the quest.
Learning Advice: If you are not familiar with the 100 board or how to use it, I have included a 100 board and a tutorial on how to use it.
For upper grades you can take the fact number you have found and turn that into a problem before they can move on the board.
score.kings.k12.ca.us /lessons/100board.html   (783 words)

 Over It. (a Weblog by Jason Diamond) » Base 100
This is a numeral system like binary, octal, decimal, and hexadecimal numeral systems and not an encoding like the base64 encoding we use to email attachements to each other.
You convert a sequence of three bytes into a 24-bit number (that is to say, a number between 0 and 2^24-1).
You have to throw a few extra rules in there for files whose length isn’t a multiple of three bytes, but it’s really no different than your base 100 number system (you say that name is “half joking”, but it’s actually a perfectly correct description).
jason.diamond.name /weblog/2005/04/21/base-100   (1356 words)

 Main Entry Fields (1XX)
A surname and/or forename; letters, initials, abbreviations, phrases, or numbers used in place of a name; or a family name.
(R) A number designation for a meeting entered under a corporate name or for a part or section of a work used with a title in a name/title field.
A value that indicates the number of character positions associated with an initial definite or indefinite article at the beginning of a main entry that are to be disregarded in sorting and filing processes.
www.loc.gov /marc/bibliographic/ecbdmain.html   (1253 words)

 Maximum Number of GPIB-ENET and GPIB-ENET/100 Interfaces and Devices Supported by Operating System - KnowledgeBase - ...
The number of instruments that can be controlled is dependent on the operating system you are using.
The maximum number of physical devices you should connect to a single GPIB interface is 14, or fewer, depending on your system configuration.
Remember that the maximum number of GPIB devices allowed per controller is 14 devices, with at least 2/3 of the devices powered on.
digital.ni.com /public.nsf/allkb/5C23EA6594BB94E886256310005FB72E   (697 words)

 Cubicle Muses: How to Consistently Win the High-low Game
Sometimes there are two numbers equally distant from the midpoint of the known high and low.
For example, on the first try, the midpoint between 1 and 100 is 50.5; so half of the time we'll guess 50 and half of the time we'll guess 51.
Here is a chart showing the expected values of each number for the simply binary search strategy as well as the adjusted winning strategy.
www.jadetower.org /muses/archives/000461.html   (782 words)

 Number of Japanese living past 100 growing - Aging - MSNBC.com
TOKYO - The number of Japanese aged 100 or older at the end of this month is projected to reach a record 25,606, with women comprising 85 percent of the total, the government said Tuesday.
Japan is expected to have nearly 1 million people aged 100 and over by 2050 — the highest number in the world, according to the United Nations.
However, Okinawa, Japan’s southernmost chain of islands, has the highest concentration of people aged 100 or older — 699 centenarians, or 51 for every 100,000 people — compared with a nationwide average of 20 per 100,000.
msnbc.msn.com /id/9324619   (418 words)

 E-Example 4.5.2: Learning About Number Relationships   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
A major learning goal for students in the primary grades is to develop an understanding of properties of, and relationships among, numbers.
In the first part, Displaying Number Patterns, the same patterns are displayed on a calculator and on a hundred board simultaneously.
In this second part, Patterns to 100 and Beyond, students examine number patterns, using a calculator to move beyond 100.
standards.nctm.org /document/eexamples/chap4/4.5/calc_full/part2.htm   (336 words)

 Shakin' Stevens unofficial online community - VH1 "Worst 100 number one singles" - more mocking of Shakin' ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
There is another one of those "Top 100"/"Bottom 100" music countdown programmes that is being run by VH1 (and in association with 'The Sun' tabloid newspaper) in the UK.
The programme is based on viewers voting for the worst 100 singles of all time in the UK charts.
Basically, whoever decided the 175 songs on the "100 Worst Number 1 Songs" shortlist for nomination have definitely something against Shaky, as he has four entries in the shortlist, which is a 'feat' only matched by Cliff Richard with 4 nominations, and B*Witched with 4 also.
www.aimoo.com /forum/postview.cfm?id=332618&CategoryID=25167&ThreadID=1573313   (623 words)

 Volume 100, Number 1, July 2002
In 1992, for every 100 US hospitalizations involving a birth, an estimated 18.1 nondelivery hospitalizations occurred for complications: 13.7 for antenatal complications and 4.4 for pregnancy loss.
We used administrative data from a large managed care organization to examine the prevalence of hospitalizations during pregnancy, factors associated with hospitalizations during pregnancy, the distribution of the number of hospital visits during pregnancy, and the reasons, length of stay, and associated costs of inpatient care.
Of the women with a pregnancy loss outcome, 2.9% (29 of 1013) were prior to the pregnancy loss (2.3 antenatal admissions per 100 pregnancy losses, 1043 of 46,179).
www.acog.org /from_home/publications/green_journal/2002/ong13544fla.htm   (2313 words)

 Printable interactive 100 number chart worksheets- color number patterns 00-99
You may use this interactive 100 number chart in many ways.
Repeat for number patterns for counting by fives and tens by selecting a different color.
Note: If students make a mistake coloring their number pattern, select the white crayon to color the mistake and it will reset the square to a blank color.
www.apples4theteacher.com /math/games/100-number-chart-zero.html   (302 words)

 » The Blog Herald Blog Count October 2005: over 100 million blogs created The Blog Herald: more blog news more ...
There are two sets of figures: based on major blog using countries the figure would be around 75 million, which is a patchy figure because its difficult to count blogs based on the country of origin due to the worldwide phenomenon of people using US companies.
Yes, this is a remarkable number, but I have it on research from Koorosh Eslamzade, but would note like all the figures here these are total blog numbers and not active blog numbers (which are between 40,000 and 110,000).
The number of Indibloggers is steadily on the rise and talking about the numbers while we are still far off from the Chinese count of 6 Mil […]
www.blogherald.com /2005/10/10/the-blog-herald-blog-count-october-2005   (2244 words)

 Hot Shots from SOHO
Launched four years ago as a project of international cooperation between the European Space Agency and NASA, the Solar and Heliospheric Observatory has revolutionized the science of the Sun.
It has also revealed an amazing number of kamikaze comets plunging into the solar atmosphere, which help to make SOHO the most prolific comet finder in the history of astronomy.
Ultraviolet light, charted by the SWAN instrument on the SOHO spacecraft, revealed a cloud 100 million kilometres wide and diminishing in intensity outwards (contour lines).
sohowww.nascom.nasa.gov /hotshots/2000_02_07   (967 words)

 On the Number 100
Sum of the 1st nine prime numbers = 2 + 3 + 5 + 7 + 11 + 13 + 17 + 19 + 23 = 100
Room 100 is a 4-member male melodic rock band formed in 1982.
100 yards is the length of the American football field and 160 feet wide in college and the NFL.
www.wisdomportal.com /Numbers/100.html   (5293 words)

 Guardian Unlimited | Special reports | Iraqi 'ghost detainees' could number 100
A US senate committee has been told that up to 100 "ghost detainees" could have been held at the notorious Abu Ghraib jail in Iraq because the CIA did not register all prisoners, it was reported today.
General George Fay put the figure at "two dozen or so", but both officers said they could not give a precise number because no records were kept on most of the CIA detainees.
Under the Geneva conventions, the temporary failure to disclose the identities of prisoners to the Red Cross is permitted under an exemption for military necessity.
www.guardian.co.uk /usa/story/0,12271,1301714,00.html   (822 words)

 Volume 100, Number 4, October 2002
We also tested whether the number of patients seen per week (an index of patient load) was correlated with screening for any of the three STDs, because it is plausible that a high patient load might preclude adequate time for optional measures such as screening.
Neither the proportion of 13- to 25-year-old patients in a practice nor the absolute number of patients seen in a week correlated significantly with screening for chlamydia, gonorrhea, or syphilis (all P >.05).
Nevertheless, these results underscore that there are many missed opportunities for STD screening and that the number of physicians who are screening both pregnant and nonpregnant women for STDs is below optimal levels regardless of their practice specialty.
www.acog.org /from_home/publications/green_journal/2002/ong13687fla.htm   (3753 words)

 How to extract the 13th root of a 100-digit number in less than twelve seconds :: CuriousMath.com :: Math is an attitude   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
You may have heard the recent news of Dr. Gert Mittring, who correctly extracted the 13th root of a 100-digit number in less than 12 seconds...in his head.
If we were to be requested to count the number of grains of sand at a beach, most of us would stare on the white sand and say, how would I know.
Therefore the logarithm (to base 10) of the original number must be between 99.000 and 99.9999999...
www.curiousmath.com /modules.php?op=modload&name=News&file=article&sid=44   (980 words)

 EFF: Cooperative Computing Awards
"Prime numbers are important in mathematics and encryption, but the real message is that many other problems can be solved by similar methods."
Finding these prime numbers will be no simple task, given today's computational power.
The article talks of the importance of prime numbers in encryption.
www.eff.org /awards/coop.php   (435 words)

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