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Computer Representation of Decimal Numbers


Mathematics and Computer Education Volume 24, Number 2, ISSN 0730-8639


Describes examples of rational representation as a guide for translating terminology and information encountered in manuals for computers. Discusses four limitations of the representation. (YP)


Schoaff, E. & Rising, G. (1990). Computer Representation of Decimal Numbers. Mathematics and Computer Education, 24(2), 122. Retrieved February 9, 2023 from .

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