Floating Point Representation

By GameDevTraum

Introduction In this article we are going to see what is a floating point and how decimal values are represented using this system. Floating point representation is a way of writing a decimal number that resembles scientific notation. This allows us to represent and operate with very large numbers and also with very small numbers…

Bit in Computer Science

By GameDevTraum

Introduction – Numerical Systems Before getting into the subject of computer science let’s talk a bit about what a “Bit” is in different contexts. The word “bit” comes from “binary digit” which means “binary digit” in Spanish. The digit, to generalize, is a quantity that is represented by a symbol that has a value in…