**FLOATING POINT NOTATION** What is floating point notation in electronics? Read the following to find out:
floating point notation is a form of notation in wliich niiiiibers are expressed as a fractional value (mantissa) followed by an integer expoiient of the base. This increases the range of ntimbers which can be represciited. (iciierally the advantage of the extra range available when working in floatingpoint notation is gained at the expense of processing tinic and precision.
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