Thinking Mathematically (6th Edition)

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Chapter 5 - Number Theory and the Real Number System - 5.6 Exponents and Scientific Notation - Exercise Set 5.6: 79

Answer

$6 \times 10^5=600,000$

Work Step by Step

Multiply the corresponding parts together to find: $=(2 \cdot 3) \times (10^3 \cdot 10^2) \\=6 \times 10^{3+2} \\=6 \times 10^5\\=600,000$
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