## Base (numbers) | ## more ... |

1. The number that is going to be raised to a power. Example: in 8 ^{2}, 8 is the base2. How many numbers used in a number system The decimal number system that we use every day has 10 digits {0,1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9} and so it is Base-10. Binary digits can only be 0 or 1, so they are Base-2. |