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How Big Is A Bit ?
|Bit||the word "bit" is short for "binary digit" . A bit is the smallest piece of computer information.|
|Byte||most computers use combinations of eight bits, to represent one character of data. For example, the word "cat" has three characters, & it would be represented by three bytes.|
|Kilobyte (K or KB)||a kilobyte is equal to 1,024 bytes.|
|Megabytes (MB)||a megabyte is equal to 1,248,576 bytes, but it is usually rounded off to one million.|