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Normalization and IEEE Standard notation
Normalization A floatingpoint number is normalized if the exponent is adjusted so that the mantissa has a nonzero value in its most significant digit position
What is the meaning of 'its most significant digit position' And then, How to think of the answers of the following questions? In IEEE Standard notation,how would each of the decimal numbers be stored? a 51.375 b 0.1 thx 
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The floating point numbers in hex represented by the IEEE Standard 754 Floating for 32 bits are: 51.375 > 424D8000 and 0.1 > BDCCCCCD . Ratch 
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