NUMBER OF DIGITS REQUIRED TO REPESENT A NUMBER

NUMBER OF DIGITS REQUIRED TO REPESENT A NUMBER

The greater number, the larger number digits required to represent that number, for Instant we can represent numbers up to 99 by  two digits in to Decimal system.

Similarly if there are n Binary digits (bits) available, then maximum number which may be represented is:

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In Sub-script of 10 represent base (10) or a decimal number.

In binary number system”

In “31”

The right most digit having a “Lowest” weight is refer to as the least significant “HIGHEST” weighting is referred to as the MOST Significant Bit (MSB).

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