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Problem 2: (20 points) A computer system uses a 10 bit word to represent normalized (regular normalization as described in the textbook, not IEEE normalization) floating-point numbers with the following convention: 1 bit for the sign of the number, followed by 1 bit for the sign of the exponent, then 3 bits for the magnitude of the exponent and finally 5 bits for the mantissa. For this computer, determine: a) the largest positive number b) the smallest positive number c) the machine epsilon For a) and b), show the computer word as well as the equivalent decimal value, and show all your work to relate the two.

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