Posted by Annonom on Tuesday, May 18, 2010 at 10:46am.
Convert the baseten number to a numeral in the indicated base.
503 to base five
A) 3040five
B) 4030five
C) 3004five
D) 4003five

Math  drwls, Tuesday, May 18, 2010 at 11:33am
503(base 10) =
4*125 + 0*25 + 0*5 + 3*1
=4*5^3 + 0*5^2 + 0*5^1 + 3*5^0
= 4003 (base 5)