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What do the first three digits in binary code mean?

 
 
Reply Fri 10 Jun, 2016 11:43 am
I thought they were useless, but apparently not.
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maxdancona
 
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Reply Fri 10 Jun, 2016 11:45 am
@fiuhauslf,
I am not sure what you are asking.

Binary numbers can be 0 or 1 or 10 or 110 or 1000001011. The first three digits are certainly not useless in any of these examples. Every digit in a binary number is a normal digit.

Is there a chance you are talking about some character encoding? Please be more specific in your question.
cicerone imposter
 
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Reply Fri 10 Jun, 2016 12:06 pm
@fiuhauslf,
http://sticksandstones.kstrom.com/appen.html
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selectmytutor
 
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Reply Wed 22 Jun, 2016 02:59 am
@fiuhauslf,
I haven't heard about it and I don't think that first three digits are useless.
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roger
 
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Reply Wed 22 Jun, 2016 03:02 am
@maxdancona,
Is it possible the question refers to the older than dirt punched cards?
roger
 
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Reply Wed 22 Jun, 2016 03:04 am
@roger,
Should have read CI's link first. It sounds more likely.
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