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The calculation of Easter…

Knuth, Donald (1962) The calculation of Easter…. Communications of the ACM, 5 (4). pp. 209-210. ISSN 0001-0782. doi:10.1145/366920.366980. https://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechAUTHORS:20161116-170634116

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Abstract

Here are two programs, written to demonstrate ALGOL and COBOL. Object: to determine the month and day of Easter, given the year. The ALGOL program (1) is written as a procedure, which sets up "month" and "day" given the value of "year." The COBOL program (2) prepares a printed table of Easter date, from 500 to 4999 A.D.


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Additional Information:© 1962 ACM.
Issue or Number:4
DOI:10.1145/366920.366980
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Official Citation:Donald E. Knuth. 1962. The calculation of Easter…. Commun. ACM 5, 4 (April 1962), 209-210. DOI=http://dx.doi.org/10.1145/366920.366980
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