Now- something I'm not absolutely clear on and since we're discussing it...
1024 bytes = 1 kilobyte. 1024 kilobytes = 1 megabyte. 1024 megabytes = 1 gigabyte. 1024 gigabytes = 1 terabyte. On and on and on.
Does that apply to hertz as well? As in 1024 hertz = 1 kilohert, 1024 kilohertz = 1 megahert, 1024 megahertz = 1 gigahert, 1024 gigahertz = 1 terahert?
Or is the hertz range metric i.e 100 hertz to a kilohert and so on?
Been a while since I studied this stuff so it's small little facts like this I forget every now and then.
EDIT: Wiki to save the day!
In English, hertz is used as a plural. As an SI unit, Hz can be prefixed; commonly used multiples are kHz (kilohertz, 10^3 Hz), MHz (megahertz, 10^6 Hz), GHz (gigahertz, 10^9 Hz) and THz (terahertz, 10^12 Hz).
It is a "metric system" of measurement so to speak, as in 1000 hertz equaling 1 kilohertz.