Numerical Analysis: Machine Representation of Numbers

In this machine representation of a number learning exercise, high schoolers explore definitions such as floating-point, round-off error, binary representation of a number, mantissa, and sign bit. They identify significant digits and determine how large numbers may be represented in a machine. This three-page learning exercise contains approximately ten problems.

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9th - 12th
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