Accession Number : AD0606199

Title :   INTRODUCTION TO ELECTRONIC COMPUTERS. CHAPTER 9, SCALING,

Corporate Author : RAND CORP SANTA MONICA CALIF

Personal Author(s) : Gruenberger,F. J. ; McCracken,D. D.

Report Date : JAN 1962

Pagination or Media Count : 14

Abstract : Scaling, the method of keeping track of decimal points in computer arithmetical operations, is introduced. Locating decimal points by proper instructions is discussed.

Descriptors :   (*COMPUTERS, TEXTBOOKS), MATHEMATICS, DIGITAL COMPUTERS, COMPILERS, CONTROL SEQUENCES, DATA STORAGE SYSTEMS, OPERATION, NUMBERS

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE