Number Base

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Positional Notation - Mathematics - Digits and Numerals
... a digit and a numeral is most pronounced in the context of a number base ... A non-zero numeral with more than one digit position will mean a different number in a different number base, but in general, the digits will mean the same ... The base-8 numeral 8 ... contains two digits, "2" and "3", and with a base number (subscripted) "8", means 19 ...
Positional Notation - Mathematics - Exponentiation
... Positional number systems work using exponentiation of the base ... Place values are the number of the base raised to the nth power, where n is the number of other digits between a given digit and the radix point ... As an example of usage, the number 465 in its respective base 'b' (which must be at least base 7 because the highest digit in it is 6) is equal to If the number 465 was in base 10 ...
Harshad Number
... A Harshad number, or Niven number in a given number base, is an integer that is divisible by the sum of its digits when written in that base ... Harshad numbers were defined by D ... The Niven numbers take their name from Ivan M ...

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