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suggest a possible way to represent negative numbers in binary....HELP PLZ:)
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suggest a possible way to represent negative numbers in binary....HELP PLZ:)
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eSpeXBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
A simple way would be to use a flag bit to denote a negative value.
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liliyBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
no, i mean is there a way to write it down... ex) 11 written in binary is:1011. how do you write 11?
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eSpeXBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Do you only have a 4bit number representation?
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eSpeXBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
http://simple.wikipedia.org/wiki/Negative_binary_numbers
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eSpeXBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
In other words, with 8 bits, a negative 11 would be 10001011
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liliyBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
thats so cool. who came up with this?!
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eSpeXBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
That I do not know. Probably someone at IBM. :)
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liliyBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
awesome. thanks for ur help!
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