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Lili24

  • 2 years ago

Multiply. Write the answer in scientific notation. (5 × 103)(6 × 104)

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  1. saifoo.khan
    • 2 years ago
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    (5 * 10^3) (60 * 10^3) 60*5 ( 10^3)

  2. brinethery
    • 2 years ago
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    10^3 and 10^4? you mean?

  3. Lili24
    • 2 years ago
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    yes :) (5 × 10^(3))(6 × 10^(4))

  4. brinethery
    • 2 years ago
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    (5 × 10^3)(6 × 10^4) = 30 x 10^7 Move the decimal point over to the left and that will raise the exponent by one power. 3.0 x 10^8

  5. Lili24
    • 2 years ago
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    thanks!! :)

  6. brinethery
    • 2 years ago
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    As tip, I would look up how to deal with multiplying exponents. You have to add them when you multiply 2 numbers.

  7. brinethery
    • 2 years ago
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    Lol I mean as a tip

  8. brinethery
    • 2 years ago
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    I type too fast.

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