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 Question from Malith, a student: determine the value of base x of (211)x = (152)8 please mentioned the steps Thank you

Hi,

Convert $152_8$ to base 10 by writing

$152_8 = 1 \times 8^2 + 5 \times 8 + 2.$

Using the same method convert $211_x$ to base 10. Since yo know that $211_x = 152_8$ you can now solve for $x.$

Penny

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