Computer Science: An Overview
Now in its eighth edition, this book continues to provide a comprehensive, accessible, and up-to-date introduction to the dynamic field of computer science using a breadth-first approach. The table of contents and the text itself have been revised and expanded to reflect changes in the field, including the trend toward using Web and Internet Technology, the evolution of Objects, and the important growth in the field of databases. Specifically, chapter three from the previous edition has been expanded into two chapters. Chapter three will now only cover Operating Systems and the new chapter four will focus on Networks and the Internet. Anyone interested in gaining a thorough introduction to Computer Science.
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Decode the following bit patterns using the floating-point format described in
Section 1.7: a. 01011010 b. 11001000 c. 00101100 d. 10111001 *42. Encode
the following values using the eight-bit floating-point format described in Section
Using the define type pseudocode statement introduced in Section 8.4, sketch a
definition of an abstract data type representing a list of names. In particular, what
structure would contain the list and what procedures would be provided to ...
For instance, the EMPLOYEE relation in this section is tied to the ASSIGNMENT
relation via the attribute Emplld, and the ASSIGNMENT relation is tied to the JOB
relation by the attribute Jobld. Attributes used to connect relations like this are ...
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