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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We extract the mantissa to obtain .1100 and move the radix one bit to the left,
since the exponent field (011) represents the value -1. We therefore have .01100
which represents %. Since the sign bit in the original pattern is 1 , the value
Obtain a list of the parts made by Company X along with each part's cost. c.
Which companies make a part with weight 1 ? 11. Answer Problem 10 using SQL
. 12. Using commands such as SELECT, PROJECT, and JOIN, write sequences
Here the emphasis is not just to build mobile robots that can "kick" a ball but to
design a team of robots that cooperate with each other to obtain a common goal.
Therefore, as much or more effort is extended to obtain collaboration than is ...
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This book was assigned reading for the opening class to my MSIT. I found it a great refresher for a large part of my original CS degree. It is well put together and fairly easy to read. Lots of useful ... Read full review
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