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Kpop4life123

  • one year ago

Convert 0.00049 to scientific notation please help!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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  1. welshfella
    • one year ago
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    |dw:1441916951193:dw|

  2. welshfella
    • one year ago
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    The decimal point has to 'jump' 4 places to get just passed the 4 which means that the second part of the answer is 10^-4 ( negative because the number is < 1)

  3. welshfella
    • one year ago
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    scientific notation is N * 10^n where N is a number between 1 and 10 ( not including 10)

  4. welshfella
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    so here we have N.N * 10^-4 what is the value of N.N?

  5. welshfella
    • one year ago
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    look at my first post N.n = 4 . what?

  6. welshfella
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    follow?

  7. welshfella
    • one year ago
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    lets look at another similar one 0.0023 |dw:1441917473249:dw|

  8. welshfella
    • one year ago
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    do you see how its done?

  9. welshfella
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    please give some input to this... It's the way to learn

  10. welshfella
    • one year ago
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    afraid i have to go right now.

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