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how are floats stored? i know that they are 32 bit, but where is the komma? what would be 1.0 in float binary?

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Original post by Jeff K

Also, in the US we use a point instead of a comma, thus "floating-point" -- is it called "floating-comma" elsewhere?



Yes in french we say "virgule flotante" and that means "floating-comma".

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and that what hexadecimal, not binary, binary should it 01000000 00000000 00000000 00000000 be?

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