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# Decimal Numeral System Quiz

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## Questions and Answers

### What does the decimal numeral system denote?

• Only integer numbers
• Only non-integer numbers
• Both integer and non-integer numbers (correct)
• Neither integer nor non-integer numbers
• ### What is the extension to non-integer numbers of the Hindu–Arabic numeral system?

• Hexadecimal system
• Binary system
• Octal system
• Decimal system (correct)
• ### What does the term 'decimal' specifically refer to in the context of decimal notation?

• The digits before the decimal separator
• The digits after the decimal separator (correct)
• The entire number including the decimal separator
• The decimal separator itself
• ### What is the purpose of zero-digits after a decimal separator?

<p>Signifying the precision of a value</p> Signup and view all the answers

### What are the numbers that can be represented in the decimal system?

<p>Decimal fractions</p> Signup and view all the answers

## Study Notes

### Decimal Numeral System

• The decimal numeral system denotes a base-10 number system that uses digits from 0 to 9 to represent numbers.
• The decimal numeral system is an extension to non-integer numbers of the Hindu–Arabic numeral system.

### Decimal Notation

• The term 'decimal' specifically refers to the use of base-10 numbering system in decimal notation.
• In decimal notation, a decimal separator (e.g., period or comma) separates the whole part from the fractional part of a number.

### Zero-Digits

• Zero-digits are used after a decimal separator to represent fractional parts of a number.
• The purpose of zero-digits after a decimal separator is to indicate the precision or scale of the fractional part.

### Representable Numbers

• The decimal system can represent all real numbers, including whole numbers, fractions, and decimals.
• There is no limitation to the numbers that can be represented in the decimal system.

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## Description

Test your knowledge of the decimal numeral system and its notation with this quiz! Challenge yourself with questions about integer and non-integer numbers, as well as the Hindu-Arabic numeral system.

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