What Is The Difference Between Bit,byte And Word?


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A bit is a single numeric values  and have two states either 0 and 1 and represent two values.
A bye is a sequence of bits usually eight bits and is called octet(is a collection of eight bits).A byte can represent 256 possible states.
A word is some group of bytes working together.The actual number of bytes depend upon the computer or language being used. On a window pc's a word is 4bytes(32 bits) which can represent about 4 billion different values.
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Bit -its a memory unit .bit is only one digit.that is 0&1
byte-its also a memory element .its equal to 8 bits.that means it provide space for ctoring 8 bits data.
Word-its a part of memory unit. Its a group of bytes .

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