A Balanced Introduction to Computer Science
For Introduction to Computing and the Web courses in departments of Math and Computer Science.
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Because that is sufficient for expressing many ranges of data, including every
character on a keyboard, the byte is a more ... A kilobyte is capable of storing
more than 1,000 characters of text (e.g., a few paragraphs),a megabyte more
than one ...
Representing Characters and Strings Unlike integers and real values, characters
have no natural correspondence to binary numbers.Thus, computer scientists
must devise arbitrary systems for representing characters as bit patterns.
Note that the three character subsets—digits, letters, and letters—are each
represented using consecutive binary numbers. ... As strings are just sequences
of characters, a string can be represented as a sequence of bytes, in which each
Internet and the Web
HTML and Web Pages
The Internet and the Web
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