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Digital Literacy Computer Basics Computer Basics Binary

What number is represented by the byte 00001000?

Whats the answer

2 Answers

Heidi Fryzell
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Heidi Fryzell
Front End Web Development Treehouse Moderator 24,569 Points

HI Jayson,

The answer is "8" because if you start from the right hand side there are 0 - 1's, 0 - 2's, 0 - 4's, and 1 - 8.

00001000 = 8

Hope this helps and happy coding! Heidi