How do you simplify #1.80 times 10^4#?

2 Answers
Jul 12, 2018

Answer:

#color(purple)(18,000#

Explanation:

#1.80 * 10^4#

#=> 1.80 * 10,000#

#=> (180 / cancel100) * cancel(10,000)^color(red)(100)#

#=> 180 * 100#

#color(purple)(18,000#

Jul 12, 2018

Answer:

#18,000#

Explanation:

#10^4# is the same as #10*10*10*10#, which is equal to #10,000#.

We now have

#1.8*10,000#

We can loop the decimal in #1.8# four times to the right. We get

#18,000#

Hope this helps!