Artifact Details

Title

Fortran

Catalog Number

102706642

Type

Moving image

Date

1957

Publisher

International Business Machines Corporation (IBM). Department of Education

Duration

00:22:00

Format

VHS

Description

This film presents a step-by-step translation of a mathematical problem into Fortran statements, which the narrator demonstrates visually using cards representing each step of the calculation. In addition to Fortran, the film contains references to the IBM 650, 704, 709, and 705.

Category

Educational