floating point math results question

Steve Holden sholden at holdenweb.com
Fri Jan 25 12:06:09 EST 2002

"Courageous" <jkraska at san.rr.com> wrote in message
news:cn035use1sgi4bt4dvuca17b6qit9jbe3l at 4ax.com...
> >The results should be 0.8 and that's it.
> First, this question is raised here often. Search http://www.dejanews.com
> for detailed discussion on the matter.
> Second, as an academic exercise, you may now attempt to represent the
> number 0.8 as a 32 bit binary value. Summarize and we'll review. :-)
Or, to save time, simply read


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