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How to Count on Your Fingers (1956) [Short Story]
by Frederik Pohl Rating: Weighted - 5.8 / Average - 2.0 of 10 (1 votes) (Rate!)
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Pohl explains the benefits of the binary system over the more common decimal system.

Originally published in Science Fiction Stories, September 1956.

Reprinted in:

  • Coming Attractions, ed. Martin Greenberg, Gnome 1957
  • Digits and Dastards, NY: Ballantine 1966
  • The Best of Frederik Pohl, Nelson Doubleday 1975.

Original title: How to Count on Your Fingers
Original languages: English


Genre: FictionScience FictionHard ScienceMathematics

This work is a subwork of the following works :
     Digits and Dastards (1966) [Collection]
      Author: Frederik Pohl
     Best of Frederik Pohl, the (1975) [Collection]
      Author: Frederik Pohl

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