Repo exploration for overloading ops in C++ Activity

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Title Exploring a C++ GitHub repository to learn about operator overloading
Overview Student will search a repo to find a specific class that implements infinite precision arithmetic and answer questions about it
Prerequisite Knowledge Basic CS1 background, including basic C++ class programming concepts
Learning Objectives The student should be able to search GitHub repositories in general;



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