. Convert the followings: [5 marks]
a. 0xAC12 to binary
b. -10710 to 8-bit 2’s Complement
c. 10011110 (8-bit 2’s complement representation) to decimal
d. 11010110102 into hexadecimal
e. 1108 into hexadecimal
2. The following binary number is stored using the floating point representation of IEEE-754 single precision format. Find out the value in decimal. [5 marks]
This assessment task covers topic 2, and has been designed to ensure that you are engaging with the subject content on a regular basis. More specifically it seeks to assess your ability to: be able to describe the concepts of data representations and use appropriate methods of implementation; be able to calculate different number systems.
The following marking criteria will be used to mark the assignment:
Pass (50% – 64%)
Credit (65% – 74%)
Distinction (75% – 84%)
High Distinction (>84%) Question 1 & 2
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