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How to add base-six numbers?

  1. Mar 5, 2012 #1
    Express the sum 3546 + 4326 as a base-six number

    I leaned this very briefly last year but I can't remember at all! just a brief walk-through on how to do base conversions and add base-six numbers please
  2. jcsd
  3. Mar 5, 2012 #2


    Staff: Mentor

    It's pretty much the same as base-10 addition, except that 3 + 3 = 106, 3 + 4 = 116, and so on. For both these additions you have to carry 1 to the next place.
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