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Hi, I need help understanding the following question:

Convert the following numbers from decimal to binary, and then to hexadecimal:
a) 482.327
b) 5273.47751
c) subtraction operation in the Binary Number System: 5 - 18 = X2

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Hi, I hope this explanation helps you to understand this question better.

To convert any decimal number x to binary, we must rewrite it in the form:
x_2 = a_n a_n-1 ... a_1 a_0. a_-1 a_-2 ...,
where a_i = 0 or 1 and x_2 = sum_i (a_i ...

Solution Summary

We convert numbers between decimal, binary and hexidecimal systems.