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convert signed hex to decimal, 8230

2. Relevant equations

3. The attempt at a solution

i first make 2's complement of8230bcz it is negative

then i convert it to decimal

ffff-8230=7dcf+1=7dd6

7dd6=32214 in decimal

my answer is-32214

but i checked the solution on the book ,it was different .. -32208

i want to know where is my mistake ?

did i do the steps of the converstion right ?

thanx alot ...

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# Convert signed hex to decimal

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