Elementary and Intermediate Algebra: Concepts & Applications (6th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0-32184-874-8
ISBN 13: 978-0-32184-874-1

Chapter 4 - Polynomials - Review Exercises: Chapter 4 - Page 298: 27


$1.09 \times 10^{-5}$

Work Step by Step

To convert the given decimal to scientific notation, perform the following steps: (1) Move the decimal point 5 places to the right to obtain $1.09$. (2) To retain the value of the given expression, multiply $10^{-5}$ to the result in Step (1) above to obtain: $0.0000109 = 1.09 \times 10^{-5}$
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