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  • 1. 

    1*1022=

    • A.

      100000000000000000000

    • B.

      1000000000000000000000 10000000000000000000000.0

    • C.

      1.0000000000000000000000

    • D.

      1.1

    Correct Answer
    C. 1.0000000000000000000000
  • 2. 

    18,000,000=

    • A.

      1.8*10^7

    • B.

      18*10^0

    • C.

      180*10^7

    • D.

      1800*10^8

    Correct Answer
    A. 1.8*10^7
    Explanation
    The correct answer is 1.8*10^7 because it represents the number 18,000,000 in scientific notation. In scientific notation, a number is written as a decimal between 1 and 10 (in this case 1.8) multiplied by a power of 10 (in this case 10^7). This means that 1.8*10^7 is equal to 18,000,000.

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  • 3. 

    Mark t if statement is true and f if its false 17,000,000=170*106

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    The statement is false because 17,000,000 is equal to 17 * 1,000,000, not 170 * 106.

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  • 4. 

    12*106=12,000,000

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    The given equation states that 12 multiplied by 106 equals 12,000,000. This is true. 

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  • 5. 

    1*1022

    • A.

      Standard

    • B.

      Scientific

    • C.

      Non

    Correct Answer
    B. Scientific
    Explanation
    The given answer "scientific" suggests that the number 1*1022 is written in scientific notation. In scientific notation, numbers are expressed as a product of a decimal number between 1 and 10 and a power of 10. In this case, the decimal number is 1 and the power of 10 is 22. Therefore, the number can be written as 1 x 10^22, which is a common form used in scientific calculations and representing very large or very small numbers.

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  • 6. 

    12*1010

    • A.

      Standard

    • B.

      Scientific

    • C.

      Non

    Correct Answer
    B. Scientific
    Explanation
    The given question asks for the type of calculator that would be suitable for solving the expression 12*1010. Since this is a multiplication problem involving large numbers, it would be more appropriate to use a scientific calculator, which is designed to handle complex calculations and display the result in scientific notation if necessary. A standard calculator may not have the capability to accurately calculate and display the result for this type of calculation.

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