15 terms

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Natural Number

the positive integers used for counting (whole numbers) 1, 2, 3, etc., and sometimes zero as well.

Real Number

The set of rational and irrational numbers. Any number that exists.

Ordinal Number

A whole number that names the position of an object in sequence ( first, second, third...)

Irrational Number

Any real number which cant be expressed as a fraction of two integers

Rational Number

A number that can be written as a fraction

ASCII

A standard encoding for storing text with one byte per character

Unicode

16-bit code that covers every character of the most common languages, plus several thousand symbols.

Ord()

The built in function that casts a character to its ASCII number format

Chr()

The built in function that casts a number to its ASCII character format

Extended ASCII

The character set that moved ASCII beyond a 7 bit representation to include more characters

Unicode

the character set most appropriate for this symbol

ASCII

the character set most appropriate for this symbol

Parity Bit

the 8th bit in an ASCII bit pattern represents

Even Parity

the parity of this bit pattern

1001010010

1001010010

Odd Parity

the parity of this bit pattern

1101010010

1101010010