madisonmaruhnich94
How do you write 9.79 x 10^5 in standard notation?



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blinn13
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what number tells you how many places to move the decimal over?

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...the five right?


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and since 10^5 is a big number, we want 9.79 to be big also

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so that means we would move the decimal to the right 5 places

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which would make?

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979000

madisonmaruhnich94
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979,000 or 97,900

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979,000

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was that helpful?

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979,000 is right