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nylicia_123

  • one year ago

Convert 0.0001 to a power of 10

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  1. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    move the decimal to the right 10 times

  2. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    0001000000.

  3. DanJS
    • one year ago
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    change it to a number between 1 and 10, not including 10, times 10^power

  4. DanJS
    • one year ago
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    scientific notation

  5. nylicia_123
    • one year ago
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    thank u

  6. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    exactly what i said you are making it so difficult lol

  7. DanJS
    • one year ago
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    the given decimal is the same as 10 to the -4 power

  8. DanJS
    • one year ago
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    1*10^(-4)

  9. DanJS
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    also could call it 1 / 10000 1 ten thousandth = 0.0001 = 1/10000 = 10^-4

  10. nylicia_123
    • one year ago
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    okay so say i had 7.2 \[7.2\times 10 ^{-3}\] and i had to convert to standard form i wouls simply just ove the decimal to the left and my answer would be 7.002 @DanJS

  11. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    .0072

  12. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    you move it to the left three places

  13. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    if its positive more it to the right if it is negative move it to the left and depending on the number in the degree is how many places you move the decimal

  14. DanJS
    • one year ago
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    recall, \[a^{-b} = \frac{ 1 }{ a^{+b} }\]

  15. DanJS
    • one year ago
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    10^(-3) is the same as 1/10^3 or 1/1000

  16. DanJS
    • one year ago
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    you are dividing by that power of ten, the number will become smaller by 4 decimal places

  17. DanJS
    • one year ago
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    sorry, 3 decimal places, it is actually 10^-3 in the prob you gave

  18. DanJS
    • one year ago
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    or just remember like Boots said left for negative powers, right for positive

  19. Capnkookcx
    • one year ago
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    https://soundcloud.com/dann-gooas/record-0049

  20. Clalgee
    • one year ago
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