Flashcards in Number Representation Deck (14)
What numbers make up binary?
0's and 1's
How do processor's handle instructions?
As binary codes
What is a bit?
A 1 or 0
What is a nibble?
What is a byte?
8 bits, or 2 nibbles
What is the maximum number a binary chart goes up to?
What is the largest number the binary chart can make?
What are the 2 main coding systems that provide conversations of keyboard characters into binary?
ASCII and UNICODE
What is ASCII?
American Standard Code for Information Interchange
What does ASCII use to provide 256 characters?
8 bit code
Where can we see use of UNICODE?
UNICODE Consortium for emojis
What are the 3 types of number conversions?
Hexadecimal, denary and binary
What base does hex use?