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Different Ways to Represent Numbers

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Visit this site: http://www.cs.indiana.edu/classes/h212-lake/number_representations/index.html

Author:Chad Lake
Description: Online paper that discusses and illustrates counting in bases other than 10; converting to decimal; the Snake Algorithm (the algorithm, summary of binary-to-decimal Snake Algorithm, decimal-to-binary Snake, extending the Snake to other bases, and summary of Snake Algorithm); and a shortcut for converting binary to bases of a power of 2.

Levels: High School (9-12), College
Languages: English
Resource Types: Articles
Math Topics: Number Sense/About Numbers

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