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Convert 80 from decimal to hexadecimal

(base 16) notation:

##### Power Test

Raise our base of 16 to a power

Start at 0 and increasing by 1 until it is >= 80

160 = 1

161 = 16

162 = 256 <--- Stop: This is greater than 80

Since 256 is greater than 80, we use 1 power less as our starting point which equals 1

Work backwards from a power of 1

##### 161 = 16

The highest coefficient less than 15 we can multiply this by to stay under 80 is 5

Multiplying this coefficient by our original value, we get: 5 * 16 = 80

Add our new value to our running total, we get:
0 + 80 = 80

This = 80, so we assign our outside coefficient of 5 for this digit.

Our new sum becomes 80

Our hexadecimal notation is now equal to 5

##### 160 = 1

The highest coefficient less than 15 we can multiply this by to stay under 80 is 1

Multiplying this coefficient by our original value, we get: 1 * 1 = 1

Add our new value to our running total, we get:
80 + 1 = 81

This is > 80, so we assign a 0 for this digit.

Our total sum remains the same at 80

Our hexadecimal notation is now equal to 50