Positional System


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Positional System

 

a numeral system based on the principle of the positional value of digits—that is, on the principle that a given digit will have different values depending on its position in the representation of a number. An example of a positional system is the now generally accepted decimal system, which uses the ten digits 0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, and 9.

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In the Seventh National GIS Symposium held recently in the Kingdom's Eastern Province, Bakheet made a presentation during which he said the Saudi Post goes beyond the stage of building positional systems and applications, which serve many objectives.