Algebra 1: Common Core (15th Edition)

Published by Prentice Hall
ISBN 10: 0133281140
ISBN 13: 978-0-13328-114-9

Chapter 7 - Exponents and Exponential Functions - 7-4 Division Properties of Exponents - Got It? - Page 440: 2


169.284 people per square mile.

Work Step by Step

Subtract exponents when dividing powers with the same base. $\frac{7.33\times10^6}{4.33\times10^4}$ Simplify the exponent. $=\frac{733}{433}\times10^2$ Divide. Round to the nearest thousandth. $\approx 1.6928 \times 10^2$ $=169.284$ The population density of Honduras was about 169.284 people per square mile.
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