  # Explain how to convert the letters A, B and C to decimal.

Question

Explain how to convert the letters A, B and C to decimal.

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Step 1

Decimal Number System

Decimal number system is a base- 10 number system. It has 10 symbols, the symbols are: (0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9). Any decimal number can be represented by those digits. Decimal number system is also called weighted or positional number representation, where value of each digit is determined by its position in a number. position of each digit has a weight which is an intensity of 10. Each situation in the decimal framework is multiple times higer than the past position, that implies numeric estimation of a decimal number is controlled by increasing every digit of the number by the estimation of the situation in which the digit shows up and afterward including the items.

Step 2

ASCII

ASCII abbreviated as American Standard Code for Information Interchange. ASCII defines standard of letters, numbers, special characters in the 256 slots available in 8-bit code.

ASCII defines a default decimal values of all 256 symbols. The ASCII range are 0 to 255.

Step 3

Here ASCII value of capital A, B and C are:...

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