Avalg homework 1 fall 2001
Questions and answers


Q: Can we assume that the two integers are positive?

A: No.

Q: Can we use standard libraries, such as Java's BigInteger, for reading and converting numbers from and to decimal form?

A: Yes. However, the multiplication algorithms should be implemented from scratch.

Q: In exercise number 4 (detecting a cycle in a linked list), do we have to write code or is it enough to describe the algorithm?

A: It's enough to give a high level description of your algorithm.




Stefan Nilsson
2001-11-11