Division in scientific notation

# Division in scientific notation - Example 3 Divide and...

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Division in scientific notation To  divide  numbers in  scientific notation,  divide the numbers that are between 1 and 10 to get a  decimal number. Then subtract the exponents on the 10s to get a new exponent on 10. It may be  necessary to make adjustments to this answer in order to correctly express it in scientific notation.

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Unformatted text preview: Example 3 Divide and express the answers in scientific notation. 1. 2. 3. 4. This answer must be changed to scientific notation. 0.4 × 10 2 = 4 × 10 –1 × 10 2 = 4 × 10 1 1. e...
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## This note was uploaded on 11/09/2011 for the course MATH 1310 taught by Professor Staff during the Fall '07 term at Texas State.

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