2nd edition: 03/20/01;
corrected: 09/19/01; audio: 12/12/03; revised 05/19/2015, 01/27/2020
Patterns of bits
can represent many different things.
Anything that can be
represented with symbols of any kind
can be represented with bit patterns.
This chapter shows how
bit patterns are used to represent integers.
What is your favorite number?