Thinking Mathematically (6th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0321867327
ISBN 13: 978-0-32186-732-2

Chapter 5 - Number Theory and the Real Number System - 5.6 Exponents and Scientific Notation - Exercise Set 5.6: 61


$3600 = 3.6 \times 10^3$

Work Step by Step

Move the decimal point 3 places to the left to get 3.6. Then, multiply the given number by $10^3$ to retain the original value. $3600 = 3.6 \times 10^3$
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