Some Notes on the History and Desirability of Using Alternate Number Bases in Arithmetic

Title: Some Notes on the History and Desirability of Using Alternate Number Bases in Arithmetic
Author: Christopher J. Osburn
Year: 11E5
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Mr. Osburn’s article examines the number theoretical properties of the dozen and other bases, concluding that twelve would be the optimum base for computation.