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A student argues that the information in the order of magnitude table for masses does not make sense because an adult person is more than 5 grams...

A student argues that the information in the order of magnitude table for masses does not make sense because an adult person is more than 5 grams more massive than a grasshopper. What is wrong with this argument


Mass of a grasshopper: 10 to the power of 0

Mass of a person: 10 to the power of 5

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