# find the quotient and remainder

• Sep 26th 2010, 06:29 PM
alice8675309
find the quotient and remainder
Hey guys, i missed this lesson due to other obligations could someone just explain the steps to this:

Find the quotient and remainder when (BEADED) $_1$ $_6$ is divided by (ABBA) $_1$ $_6$. I know that A=10 B=11 etc but would my numbers simply covert to (10111110) and (11510141514)? Thanks
• Sep 26th 2010, 07:08 PM
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Originally Posted by alice8675309
Hey guys, i missed this lesson due to other obligations could someone just explain the steps to this:

Find the quotient and remainder when (BEADED) $_1$ $_6$ is divided by (ABBA) $_1$ $_6$. I know that A=10 B=11 etc but would my numbers simply covert to (10111110) and (11510141514)? Thanks

BEADED means $13 \cdot 16^0 + 14 \cdot 16^1 + 13 \cdot 16^2 + 10 \cdot 16^3 + 14 \cdot 16^4 + 11 \cdot 16^5$
Similarly to how in decimal $1234 = 4\cdot10^0 + 3\cdot10^1 + 2\cdot10^2 + 1\cdot10^3$