Signed Magnitude Numbers.
Discussion of signed magnitude involves the classification of the numbers in digital system as signed or unsigned. Examples are also
discussed on this page.
Examples: (a.) 100011 binary = 35 decimal. (b.) 000011 binary = 3 decimal
In signed number system the most significant bit (msb) bit signifies sign of all lower significant bit (lsb) bits for the number.
Examples: (a.) 100011 binary = -
In Digital Systems the negative numbers can be represented by following three ways:-