mat 118 week 8 dq 1

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WK 8 DQ 1-- Scientific Notation

1. Scientific notation is a method for writing very large and very small numbers.

a) Explain how to convert 14,000,000 into scientific notation.

b) Explain how to convert 0.0000067 into scientific notation.

2. What is the value in using scientific notation when talking about something like the national population or national debt? What is the value of using scientific notation when making mathematical calculations?

-- Scientific Notation

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