K A Stroud Engineering Mathematics 6th ed p.61 frame 133

Change to octal(base 8) form

Method: every time only multiply the decimal part by 8

answer: 0.4152

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- Dec 13th 2011, 03:57 AMBookEnquiryWhy does the method work? Change a decimal no. from denary(base 10) to octal(base 8)?
K A Stroud Engineering Mathematics 6th ed p.61 frame 133

Change to octal(base 8) form

Method: every time only multiply the decimal part by 8

answer: 0.4152 - Dec 13th 2011, 04:21 AMBookEnquiryRe: Why does the method work? Change a decimal no. from denary(base 10) to octal(base
I couldn't figure it out...

denary(base 10):

is equal to

octal(base 8):

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how to get the octal(base 8) answer ?

denary(base 10):

is equal to

octal(base 8):