## Algebra 1: Common Core (15th Edition)

3 $\times$ $10^{3}$
You have the expression $\frac{5.1*10^5}{1.7*10^2}$. Evaluate the expression: $\frac{5.1*10^5}{1.7*10^2}$=3$\times$$10^{5-2}$ -subtract the exponents and divide powers with the same base- =3 $\times$ $10^{3}$