## Hexadecimal Number System (Definition, Conversions & Examples)

Hexadecimal Number System (Definition, Conversions & Examples): The binary number system forms the natural choice for the two-state systems. But in this system, the numbers tend to get short rather…

## Decimal Number System (Definition, Conversions & Examples)

Decimal Number System (Definition, Conversions & Examples): The decimal number system, as already mentioned, has a base of 10 and is a position-value system. The statement 'the decimal number system…

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## Number System and Codes Articles

Number System and Codes Articles: Decimal Number System (Definition, Conversions & Examples): The decimal number system, as already mentioned, has a base of 10 and is a position-value system. The…

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## Number Systems and Codes Interview Questions and Answers

Number Systems and Codes Interview Questions and Answers: 1. What is meant by radix (or base) of a number system? Ans. Radix or base of a number system is the number…

## What is Binary Coded Decimal (BCD) Code?

What is Binary Coded Decimal (BCD) Code?: The 8-4-2-1 code or simply the Binary Coded Decimal code is composed of four bits representing the decimal digits 0 through 9, 8,…

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## Octal Number System (Definition, Conversions & Examples)

Octal Number System (Definition, Conversions & Examples): The number system with base (or radix) eight is known as the octal number system. Although we can use any eight digits, it…

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## What is a Floating Point Number?

What is a Floating Point Number? The real numbers considered so far were represented in what is known as fixed point notation. In such notation, the position of the decimal…

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## Signed Binary Numbers (Definition, Conversions & Examples)

Signed Binary Numbers (Definition, Conversions & Examples): In the decimal number system, a plus (+) sign is used for denoting a positive number and a minus (-) sign for denoting…

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