# Turing Machine - Tape Question [closed]

I have a question regarding Turing machines.

Are these two tapes the same thing?

First one = _ _ _ _ * A A A B B B

Second one = * A A A B B B

_ denotes a blank tape cell.

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• What does $*$ denote? – Hans Hüttel Dec 2 '17 at 8:33