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The mass of Neptune is about 1.03*10^23 metric tons. The mass of the sun is about 1.998*10^27 metric tons. About how many times the mass of Neptune is the mass of the sun? Give your answer in scientific notation. The mass of the sun is about ? times the mass Neptune

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  1. anonymous
    • 5 years ago
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    my guess 10,000 times but see what others think

  2. anonymous
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    I have to put it in scientific notation...

  3. gw2011
    • 5 years ago
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    The mass of the sun is about 1.94*10^4 greater than that of Neptune. This is how I arrived at the answer: (1.998*10^27)/(1.03*10^23)

  4. anonymous
    • 5 years ago
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    I tried that I believe and not the correct answer let me try again.

  5. anonymous
    • 5 years ago
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    Thank you that was right I was a lil off which is a major thing in math

  6. gw2011
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    You're welcome. I'm glad it worked out.

  7. anonymous
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    1.94*10^4 is what i got as well...

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