Binary to BCD Conversion

Posted By on September 30, 2014


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Binary to BCD Conversion

Steps

  • Step 1 — Convert the binary number to decimal.
  • Step 2 — Convert decimal number to BCD.

Example: convert (11101)2 to BCD.

Step 1 – Convert to Decimal

Binary Number: 111012

Calculating Decimal Equivalent:

Step Binary Number Decimal Number
Step 1 111012 ((1 x 24) + (1 x 23) + (1 x 22) + (0 x 21) + (1 x 20))10
Step 2 111012 (16 + 8 + 4 + 0 + 1)10
Step 3 111012 2910

Binary Number: 111012 = Decimal Number: 2910

Step 2 – Convert to BCD

Decimal Number: 2910

Calculating BCD Equivalent. Convert each digit into groups of four binary digits equivalent.

Step Decimal Number Conversion
Step 1 2910 00102 10012
Step 2 2910 00101001BCD

Result

(11101)2 =  (00101001)BCD
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