What is Machine Code?

Machine code is made up of 0s and 1s

The processor processses information in machine code

Machine code is hard to read by humans hence Assembly code was created

What is Assembly Code?

Assembly code is made up of mnemonics

Assembly code is divide in to two: opcodes and operands

What is a mnemonic?

A mnemonic is a memorable group of letters for example ADD for addition.

The opcode is presented by a mnemonic

The operand is presented in denary or hexadecimal

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