Q.11. How can you convert decimal number system to other system?
ANS. (1) DECIMAL TO BINARY CONVERSION
To convert from decimal to binary
i. Divide the decimal number by 2 which is the base of binary system.
ii. Arrange the remainder in reverse order (from bottom to top) to obtain the binary number.
1. Convert decimal 57 and 89 into its binary equivalent.
(2) DECIMAL TO OCTAL CONVERSION
To convert a decimal number to its octal equivalent.
i. Divide the decimal number successively by 8.
ii. The remainders are arranged in reverse order to obtain the equivalent octal number.
(3) DECIMAL TO HEXADECIMAL CONVERSION
To convert a decimal to hexadecimal
i. Divide the decimal number by 16.
ii. Arrange the remainders in reverse order to obtain the equivalent hexadecimal.