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Errors using inadequate data are much less than those using no data at all
Charles Babbage

On two occasions I have been asked, 'Pray, Mr. Babbage, if you put into the machine wrong figures, will the right answers come out?' I am not able rightly to apprehend the kind of confusion of ideas that could provoke such a question.
Charles Babbage

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Mathematician
Date of Birth:
1792-12-26
Year of Death:
1871
Nationality:
English
 

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