Computer Science: An Overview: Global Edition (12th Edition)

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Chapter 1 - Data Storage - Section 1.7 - Storing Fractions - Questions & Exercises - Page 68: 2

Answer

$$\begin{array}{|c|c|}\hline & {\text { Solution }} \\ \hline \mathbf{a} & {01101011} \\ \hline \mathbf{b} & {01111010\ (truncation\ error)} \\ \hline \mathbf{c} & {01001100} \\ \hline \mathbf{d} & {11101110} \\ \hline \mathbf{e} & {11111000\ (truncation\ error)} \\ \hline\end{array}$$

Work Step by Step

$$\begin{array}{|c|c|}\hline & {\text { Solution }} \\ \hline \mathbf{a} & {01101011} \\ \hline \mathbf{b} & {01111010\ (truncation\ error)} \\ \hline \mathbf{c} & {01001100} \\ \hline \mathbf{d} & {11101110} \\ \hline \mathbf{e} & {11111000\ (truncation\ error)} \\ \hline\end{array}$$

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