Scientific Notation -standard Form

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Scientific Notation -standard Form

Scientific Notation a special way of writing numbers that are too big or too small to be conveniently written in decimal form. Scientific notation has a number of useful properties and is commonly used in calculators and by scientists, mathematicians and engineers. NO RETAKES ALLOWED FOR THIS QUIZ


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  • 1. 
    SELECT ALL OF THE CHOICES IN SCIENTIFIC NOTATION BY CHECKING BELOW
    • A. 

      536,000

    • B. 

      5.36 X 10 ^ 5

    • C. 

      0.356

    • D. 

      7.8 X 10 ^ -3

    • E. 

      3.56 X 10 ^2

    • F. 

      450

    • G. 

      5.67 X 10 ^ -5

    • H. 

      0.700 X 10^5

    • I. 

      927.00

  • 2. 
    CHECK ALL OF THE QUESTIONS THAT ARE WRITTEN IN STANDARD FORM
    • A. 

      2.450

    • B. 

      2,450

    • C. 

      345.345

    • D. 

      3.45 X 10^2

    • E. 

      792,098

    • F. 

      7.92098 X 10 ^5

  • 3. 
    The Earth's circumference is approximately ____________________. In scientific notation, this is 4 X 107 m.
  • 4. 
    Is this statement true or false? The Earth's mass is about 5,973,600,000,000,000,000,000,000 kg. In scientific notation, this is written as  5.9736   X 1024 kg.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    Find the answer to the following question in Scientific Notation: 0.0000056 =
    • A. 

      56 X 10 ^-6

    • B. 

      5.6 X 10 ^6

    • C. 

      5.6 X 10 ^-6

    • D. 

      5.6 X 10 ^-5