Analytical Engine

Charles Babbage

The famous English man Charles Babbage built a mechanical machine to do complex mathematical calculations. It was called difference engine. Which would compute and check the tables but the engine was of limited use. Later he developed a general-purpose calculating machine called analytical engine. his could do arithmetic calculations very fastly. You know that Charles Babbage is called the father of computer.

The analytical engine could perform following functions :
(a) All Arithmetic Operations
(b) Instructions & data fed to computer in advance.
(c) Store intermediate results
(d) Capable of taking logical decisions.


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