Problem 1275. Find smallest integer type to accommodate your number

MATLAB supports 1-, 2-, 4-, and 8-byte storage for integer data. Find the smallest integer type to accomodate a scalar integer.


a = -10;
c = findclass(a)
c =


a = 300;
c = findclass(a)
c =

Always prefer unsigned integer types if the integer is greater than 0!

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59.7% Correct | 40.3% Incorrect
Last Solution submitted on Feb 01, 2024

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