**·Binary system of numeration**

-The binary system of numeration uses only two digits, 0 and the 1.

-The value of each position is that of a base power 2, raised up to an equal exponent

to the position of the digit less one.

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I would prefer a historic approach. Have a look to the List of Topics in this blog. Try to answer things like the these:

– Positional systems (place-value notation) vs non-positional systems

– Babylonian numerical system

– Hindu-Arabic numerical system

– Other civilizations: Egyptians, Chinese, Greeks, Romans, Mayas…

– Computers and binary digital systems: bits

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