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Exponents and Their Properties.
An Introduction to Statistics and Error Analysis.
Dimensional Analysis. 2. Binary Numbers.
The Binary System.
Base Two Arithmetic.
Computer Memory and Quantitative Prefixes. 3. Octal and Hexadecimal Numbers.
The Octal System.
Base 16 Arithmetic.
Elements of Coding. 4. Sets and Algebra.
The Language of Sets.
Propositions and Truth Tables.
Logical Operators and Internet Searches. 5. Boolean Circuits.
Equivalent Boolean Expressions.
Logic Circuits Part I - Switching Circuits.
Truth Tables and Disjunctive Normal Form.
Logic Circuits Part II - Gated Circuits.
Karnaugh Maps. 6. Graphs.
Hexadecimal RGB Codes.
Cartesian and Monitor Coordinates.
Elements of Computer Animation.