Numbers in Binary

Learners build upon their familiarity with using a decimal numbering system, in order to draw analogies with how numbers can be represented using binary. They use activities, either unplugged or software-based, to become familiar with binary number representation and convert between binary and decimal.

Video

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Worksheet

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Quiz:

Numbers in Binary

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Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Q1.What is the binary number for number 23 (decimal)?

1/4

Q2.What is the binary number for number 30 (decimal)?

2/4

Q3.What is the decimal number for binary 10?

3/4

Q4.What is the decimal number for binary 1011

4/4

This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

Numbers in Binary

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Q1.What is the binary number for number 23 (decimal)?

1/4

Q2.What is the binary number for number 30 (decimal)?

2/4

Q3.What is the decimal number for binary 10?

3/4

Q4.What is the decimal number for binary 1011

4/4

Lesson summary: Numbers in Binary

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