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liliy
 2 years ago
suggest a possible way to represent negative numbers in binary....HELP PLZ:)
liliy
 2 years ago
suggest a possible way to represent negative numbers in binary....HELP PLZ:)

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eSpeX
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1A simple way would be to use a flag bit to denote a negative value.

liliy
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0no, i mean is there a way to write it down... ex) 11 written in binary is:1011. how do you write 11?

eSpeX
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Do you only have a 4bit number representation?

eSpeX
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1In other words, with 8 bits, a negative 11 would be 10001011

liliy
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0thats so cool. who came up with this?!

eSpeX
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1That I do not know. Probably someone at IBM. :)

liliy
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0awesome. thanks for ur help!
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