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anonymous
 4 years ago
Sams calculator represented his answer as 6.987 E04. Rewrite his answer in standard form.
anonymous
 4 years ago
Sams calculator represented his answer as 6.987 E04. Rewrite his answer in standard form.

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Directrix
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.16.987 * 10^( 4)= = .0006987

Directrix
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1^ is a carat symbol. In this context, it means raised to a power. Hence, 2^3 means 2 to the third power or 2³ = 2*2*2 = 8. 10 ^ (4) = .0001. 1/10 * 1/10 * 1/10 * 1/10

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0what does the e mean though

Directrix
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Exponent as in an exponent of 4.

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0e on the calculator means "times ten to the..." so 6.987 e 04 is the same as 6.987 * 10^4 or 6.987 time ten to the power of negative four
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