CSE 351: The Hardware/Software Interface

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Video Assignment 1

Assigned Friday, October 2, 2015
Complete by Your Section on Thursday, October 8, 2015


This video assignment introduces you to one of the great resources for this course. A set of videos were recorded a few years ago for an on-line version of the course.

For this assignment you should watch these videos and then complete the short quiz associated with each video. It is required that you complete those quizzes for this assignment. Your actual scores on those quizzes will not effect your grade, we will only be using them to see who's completed the quiz and determine which areas (if any) to cover more deeply in lectures and sections.


Integer Number Representation (Required)

  1. Encoding (quiz)
  2. Integers (quiz)
  3. Integers in C (quiz)
  4. Shifting (quiz)

Floating Point Number Representation (Optional, will be discussed in class)

  • Fractions (quiz)
  • IEEE Floating Point (quiz)
  • Floating Point Operations (quiz)
  • Floats in C (quiz)