Science of Technology: Binary Code

Since we have ten fingers, we use a number system based on the number 10. Since computers operate with light, magnets, and electricity, it is easier to use a system based on binary math. Try flipping the switches to see how the two are related!
Binary Code for Numbers
Flip the switches and see what happens!
bulb
bulb
bulb
bulb
4-bits
switch
switch
switch
switch
Can you find the code
for this number?
BinaryCode:
0000
DecimalValue:
0
HexadecimalValue:
0

Do you see how the Binary Code is related to the Decimal Value?


What a greater challenge? Binary Code (8-Bit)
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