# Question 3 ( Conversion from Decimal to base number system)

Question 3: Convert 17 into an equivalent number with base 5.

a) ​$$(32)_5$$​                      b) ​$$(31)_5$$​               c) ​$$(33)_5$$​                d) ​$$(30)_5$$

Solution:

This is very simple query, we perform as under;

Divide 17 by 5 i-e

So, 17 converted to a number with base 5 is equivalent to  ​$$(32)_5$$

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