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comment Funny behaviour when plotting a polynomial of high degree and large coefficients
Have you considered that you're working with a 29th degree polynomial with insanely huge coefficients? It's not surprising to me that you get a plot like that. It may seem "nice" early on, but that's because z^29 (and other high-order terms) is very small near 0. Near approximately 0.85, it rapidly approaches 1.
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comment Tuning ParallelMap when IO and computationally bound
@casperOne: yes. The explanation above holds in general. many of the cases I described above are from personal experience with some simulations I've run. Most are too complicated to post here unfortunately
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