Quantcast

Got Homework?

Connect with other students for help. It's a free community.

  • across
    MIT Grad Student
    Online now
  • laura*
    Helped 1,000 students
    Online now
  • Hero
    College Math Guru
    Online now

Here's the question you clicked on:

55 members online
  • 0 replying
  • 0 viewing

Diana97 Group Title

scientific notation simplify .00342x10^-5

  • one year ago
  • one year ago

  • This Question is Closed
  1. ash2326 Group Title
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 1

    @Diana97 did you try to solve this?

    • one year ago
  2. Diana97 Group Title
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 0

    yea

    • one year ago
  3. ash2326 Group Title
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 1

    what did you get?

    • one year ago
  4. Diana97 Group Title
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 0

    i got 3.42000=3.42x10^6

    • one year ago
  5. ash2326 Group Title
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 1

    we have \[\large 0.00342 \times 10^{-5}\] notice that we already have a '-' sign with the 10 power now I'll take the decimal point to one step right doing so will decrease my power by 1 \[\large 0.00342 \times 10^{-5}=00.0342\times 10^{-5-1}\] do you get this?

    • one year ago
  6. Diana97 Group Title
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 0

    yea almost

    • one year ago
  7. Diana97 Group Title
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 0

    exponent will be 4

    • one year ago
  8. ash2326 Group Title
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 1

    it'll be -6 \[\large -5-1=-6\]

    • one year ago
  9. Diana97 Group Title
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 0

    oh ok

    • one year ago
  10. ash2326 Group Title
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 1

    it's not complete yet, shift once more the decimal point to the right what do you get?

    • one year ago
    • Attachments:

See more questions >>>

Your question is ready. Sign up for free to start getting answers.

spraguer (Moderator)
5 → View Detailed Profile

is replying to Can someone tell me what button the professor is hitting...

23

  • Teamwork 19 Teammate
  • Problem Solving 19 Hero
  • You have blocked this person.
  • ✔ You're a fan Checking fan status...

Thanks for being so helpful in mathematics. If you are getting quality help, make sure you spread the word about OpenStudy.

This is the testimonial you wrote.
You haven't written a testimonial for Owlfred.