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Name: Floating-Point Numbers - History of IEEE Floating-Point Format
ID: m32770
Language: English (en)
Subject: Science and Technology
Keywords: floating-point numbers, IEEE
License: Creative Commons Attribution License CC-BY 3.0

Authors: Charles Severance (csev@umich.edu), Kevin Dowd (dowd@atlantic.com)
Copyright Holders: Charles Severance (csev@umich.edu), Kevin Dowd (dowd@atlantic.com)
Maintainers: Charles Severance (csev@umich.edu), Jared Adler (jca2@rice.edu), Jan E. Odegard (odegard@rice.edu), Daniel Williamson (dcwill@cnx.org), Kevin Dowd (dowd@atlantic.com)

Latest version: 1.3 (history)
First publication date: Nov 6, 2009 3:04 pm -0600
Last revision to module: Aug 25, 2010 10:29 am -0500

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Version History

Version: 1.3 Aug 25, 2010 10:29 am -0500 by Daniel Williamson
Changes:
updated roles

Version: 1.2 Feb 24, 2010 4:34 pm -0600 by Jared Adler
Changes:
structural revisions and google analytics

Version: 1.1 Nov 13, 2009 5:04 pm -0600 by Daniel Williamson
Changes:
initial publish

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American Medical Assocation (AMA) Manual of Style:

Severance C, Dowd K. Floating-Point Numbers - History of IEEE Floating-Point Format [OpenStax-CNX Web site]. August 25, 2010. Available at: http://cnx.org/content/m32770/1.3/.

American Psychological Assocation (APA) Publication Manual:

Severance, C., & Dowd, K. (2010, August 25). Floating-Point Numbers - History of IEEE Floating-Point Format. Retrieved from the OpenStax-CNX Web site: http://cnx.org/content/m32770/1.3/

Chicago Manual of Style (Bibliography):

Severance, Charles, and Kevin Dowd. "Floating-Point Numbers - History of IEEE Floating-Point Format." OpenStax-CNX. August 25, 2010. http://cnx.org/content/m32770/1.3/.

Chicago Manual of Style (Note):

Charles Severance and Kevin Dowd, "Floating-Point Numbers - History of IEEE Floating-Point Format," OpenStax-CNX, August 25, 2010, http://cnx.org/content/m32770/1.3/.

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Severance, C., & Dowd, K. 2010. Floating-Point Numbers - History of IEEE Floating-Point Format. OpenStax-CNX, August 25, 2010. http://cnx.org/content/m32770/1.3/.

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Severance, Charles, and Kevin Dowd. Floating-Point Numbers - History of IEEE Floating-Point Format. OpenStax-CNX. 25 Aug. 2010 <http://cnx.org/content/m32770/1.3/>.