Flashcards in Fixed point binary Deck (8)

Loading flashcards...

1

## Shifting a number 1 place to the left does what?

### Shifting a number 1 place to the left -----> multiplies by 2

2

## How do you Multiply by 3

### Multiply by 3 - Shift the number 1 place to the left -----> and add the original binary number

3

## What are fixed point numbers

### Used to represent fractions in binary. Using a binary point to separate whole place values from fractional parts (similar to decimal points)

4

## What is this number?

### SLIDE NOT COMPLETED (7)

5

## Advantage of fixed point binary?

### stores the number accurately

6

## Disadvantage of fixed point binary?

### cannot represent a wide range of numbers in the same number of bits (eg 4000 or 0.0001)

7

## Convert 0.5 to binary

### 0.1

8