decimal to octal

Posted on 2008-11-08
Last Modified: 2012-05-05
Convert 324 to octal

Here's what I did.

324/8 = 40 (remmainder 4)
40/8 = 5 (remainder 0)
5/8 = 0 (remainder 1)

so the answer wouldbe 104octal, is this correct?
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    5/8 = 0 (remainder 5)
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    Here is a site that shows how.

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    Thanks for your help!

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    WaterStreet// and that's a very useful website, thanks!

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