Floating Point

6 October

Exam

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Division Hardware

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Division Example

Iteration

Step

Quotient

Divisor

Remainder

0

Initial values

0000

0010 0000

0000 0111

1

Negative

0000

0001 0000

0000 0111

2

Negative

0000

0000 1000

0000 0111

3

Negative

0000

0000 0100

0000 0111

4

Positive

0001

0000 0010

0000 0011

5

Positive

0011

0000 0001

0000 0001

Floating Point

Floating Point

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Normalization

IEEE 754 floating-point standard

Example

Arithmetic in Floating Point

Floating point AIN’T NATURAL

It is CRUCIAL for computer scientists to know that Floating Point arithmetic is NOT the arithmetic you learned since childhood

Floating Point Complexities

MIPS floating point

Chapter 3 Summary

Cultural Highlight

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last edited 2005-10-06 17:33:20 by GaryBishop