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# How many decimal places in a 32 bit word?

Updated: 9/14/2023 Wiki User

15y ago

The maximum value represented in a 32-bit unsigned word is 232-1 = 4,294,967,295, so you can represent all numbers with 9 decimal places and some numbers with 10 decimal places in 32-bits. log(232-1) = 9.632959861 is the true answer. Wiki User

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