Did some sums. Let’s say we write down 110010100101… etc on a sheet of A4. We could get about 2,400 bits on a page. A 3.5 inch floppy disk contains 1.4Mx8 bits, ie. 11,200,000 bits. So that works out as 4,667 sheets of A4.

If we can get 200 pages into a standard archive box, we would need 23 archive boxes to store one floppy disk.

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