# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Electronics Systems II Task 1755611088

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Convert between the binary and decimal number systems.

Definition

Conversions should include
  • identifying the most commonly used binary codes
  • describing the functions of number systems (e.g., binary, decimal, octal, hexadecimal, 8421 binary code decimal [BCD])
  • assigning value to bytes and bits through binary numbers.

Process/Skill Questions

  • What is a number system? What is its relationship to logic circuitry?
  • What are the common codes used in advanced electronics, and where are they referenced?
  • What are the advantages and disadvantages of parallel and serial data?
  • How are conversions made from one code system to another?
  • How do different code systems affect the transmission of data?

Related Standards of Learning

Mathematics

COM.15

The student will define and use appropriate variable data types that include integer, real (fixed and scientific notation), character, string, Boolean and object.

Other Related Standards

ITEEA National Standards

16. Energy and Power Technologies

 

19. Manufacturing Technologies

 

2. The Core Concepts of Technology

 

TSA Competitive Events

Principles of Technology (Virginia only)