Answer: -1.87 * 2^(-127) ?

The Gateway to Computer Science Excellence

0 votes

Consider the following IEEE single precision format

A fractional number X is stored as (80700000)16. The decimal equivalent of X is ______.

0

@ Mk Utkarsh How do you justify your answer?

If all the exponent bits are zero then it would be 1.M * B^(E-127)

Here E would become 0. It doesnt make whole equation 0

- All categories
- General Aptitude 1.9k
- Engineering Mathematics 7.5k
- Digital Logic 2.9k
- Programming and DS 4.9k
- Algorithms 4.4k
- Theory of Computation 6.2k
- Compiler Design 2.1k
- Databases 4.1k
- CO and Architecture 3.4k
- Computer Networks 4.2k
- Non GATE 1.4k
- Others 1.4k
- Admissions 595
- Exam Queries 573
- Tier 1 Placement Questions 23
- Job Queries 72
- Projects 18

50,737 questions

57,398 answers

198,613 comments

105,456 users