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Eloquent Javascript ch.6 – A Vector Type

The example program that this chapter is built around (the table-building program) is pretty difficult to follow. I got to a point where about 80% of it made sense, but decided to just keep moving. I’m glad I did, because I got the first practice problem right! function Vector(x,y){ this.x = x; this.y = y; […]


Eloquent Javascript ch.6 – Another Cell

The example problem in ch. 5 is so hard and described so minimally (eloquently, in the author’s mind, I’m sure) that I sought out commentary on the book. I hoped some blogger had described the components of the chapter with more detail than our friend Marvin Haverbeke. Forunately I found Gordon Zhu, over at WatchAndCode.com, […]