George Boole's two-state ________________ lent itself to the description of
b. Computer theory
By applying Boolean algebra to computer design, Claude Shannon was able to
replace computer shafts and gears with:
b. Vacuum tubes.
d. Electrical circuits.
Compared to decimal-based computers, binary-based computers are:
a. Cheaper, smaller, and more reliable.
b. Costlier but more streamlined.
Only slightly larger.
d. More costly and less reliable.
The value of a digit is determined by its _______________________, that is,
where it stands in relation to the other digits.
a. Exponential value.
b. Place value.
d. Base value.