Number Systems
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Curriculum[edit]
Coder Merlin™ Computer Science Curriculum Data | |
Unit: Numbers Experience Name: Number Systems (W1011) Knowledge and skills:
Topic areas: Positional notation Classroom time (average): 60 minutes Study time (average): 180 minutes Successful completion requires knowledge: understand positional notation Successful completion requires skills: ability to use positional notation to represent numbers in the binary, octal, decimal, and hexadecimal systems; ability to convert between representations of numbers in the binary, octal, decimal, and hexadecimal systems |
Experience[edit]
- Positional Notation
- Alternative Bases
- Formal Representation
- Conversions to Decimal
- Conversions from Decimal
- Customs
- Shortcut Conversions
Exercises[edit]
Exercises
- M1011-10 Complete Merlin Mission Manager Mission M1011-10.
References[edit]
- Positional Notation (Wikipedia)
- Radix (Wikipedia)
Experience Metadata
Experience ID | W1011 |
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Unit | Numbers |
Knowledge and skills | §10.311 |
Topic areas | Positional notation |
Classroom time | 60 minutes |
Study time | 3 hours180 minutes <br /> |
Acquired knowledge | understand positional notation |
Acquired skill | ability to use positional notation to represent numbers in the binary, octal, decimal, and hexadecimal systems ability to convert between representations of numbers in the binary, octal, decimal, and hexadecimal systems |
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