What are binary numbers? - James May's Q&A (Ep 11100) - Head Squeeze

James May explains what binary numbers are, how to count using them, and why they are important in the computing field.

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Year band(s) 5-6, 7-8
Content type Educational video
Format Video
Core and overarching concepts Data representation
Australian Curriculum Digital Technologies code(s)

Explain how digital systems represent all data using numbers


Explore how data can be represented by off and on states (zeros and ones in binary)


Investigate how digital systems represent text, image and audio data using integers


Explain how and why digital systems represent integers in binary

Keywords Binary, Computing

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