Chapter 6. Number types

Table of Contents

6.1. Integers of arbitrary length (class integer)
6.2. Rational numbers (class rational)
6.3. Floating point numbers of arbitrary size and precision (class bigfloat)
6.4. Algebraic real numbers (class real)
6.5. Vector and matrix types
6.5.1. Double-valued vector and matrices (classes vector and matrix)
6.5.2. Vectors and matrices with integer entries (clasess integer_vector and integer_matrix)
6.5.3. Real-valued vectors and matrices (classes real_vector and real_matrix)
6.5.4. Rational vectors (class rat_vector)
6.6. What we did not cover

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