23277Re: [midatlanticretro] Re: Today is 11111
- Nov 1 11:44 AMDan Roganti <ragooman@...> writes:
>On Nov 1, 2011 12:47 PM, <system@...> wrote:7(dec)+1(dec) is 8(dec)
>> I don't understand where your Flip-Flops comes into this nor have you
>> answered how 11111 = 111111. >
>Because it's a joke, remember, its when your supposed to laugh ;)
>Twos Complement is not bound to any field, or number coding on whatever
>system. It's how you implement it in hardware.
>The only rule (in shorthand) to get 2's Comp is simply 1. Invert Binary
>Number 2. Add 1
111(bin)+1(bin) is 1000(bin).
8 or -8???
2's comp is a contrivance and has nothing to do with implementation in
So, what you're saying is that if I add enough to 'n' it will eventually
become negative? I don't remember the number line folding back.
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