Base puzzle

Discussion in 'Math' started by zgozvrm, Jan 18, 2010.

  1. zgozvrm

    Thread Starter Member

    Oct 24, 2009
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    Here's a puzzle involving number systems...


    Most of you can convert a number from decimal (base 10) to binary (base 2) or from decimal to hexadecimal (base 16).

    But, can you convert the number CAT from base 36 to base 35?
     
  2. steveb

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    Jul 3, 2008
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    D0G, .... good one!:)
     
  3. zgozvrm

    Thread Starter Member

    Oct 24, 2009
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    Nicely done!
     
  4. thyristor

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    Dec 27, 2009
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    What a wag :)
     
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