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Topic: Question about Base
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Question about Base
Posted: May 18, 2013 4:13 AM
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My apologies if this type of question is inappropriate here,
especially since it's the other end of the spectrum from your normal
discussions, but I could find no other group where someone might be

Has there ever been a system in BaseX where X is also a digit? (i.e. a
Base3 where counting is: 1, 2, 3, 11, 12, 13, 21 . . .)

Is there a term for such a system?

I'm playing around with a science-fictional arithmetic, and I want to
explore any established concepts which intersect with what I'm doing.

Thanks in advance (and, once again, apologies if this is inappropriate

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