Odd Parity of 11101110

How to calculate odd parity bit of binary number 11101110?

Step 1: Gather your Data

Collect the data bits that you want to include in your message. The binary number 11101110 consists of 8 (eight) bit data sequence.

Step 2: Count the Number of 1s

Count the number of 1s in your data sequence. In our example, there are 6 (six) 1s.

Step 3: Determine Parity

Determine whether the number of 1s in your bits is odd or even. Since we have six 1s in example with 11101110, which is an even number, we need to set the parity bit to 1, to make the total number of 1s odd .

Step 4: Append the Parity Bit

Append the parity bit (1) to the end of your number.

The resulting message becomes: 111011101.
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