Intermediate Algebra (12th Edition)

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Chapter 4 - Section 4.1 - Integer Exponents and Scientific Notation - 4.1 Exercises: 165

Answer

$72,000$

Work Step by Step

Since the exponent of $10$ is $\text{ positive } 4 ,$ move the decimal point $ 4 $ places to the $\text{ right. }$ Hence, the given expression, $ 7.2\times10^4 $ is equivalent to \begin{array}{l}\require{cancel} 72,000 .\end{array}
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