How do you simplify #(3.8 * 10 ^-5) ( 2.8 * 10 ^-5)# in scientific notation?
See a solution process below:
First, rewrite this expression as:
Next, we can use this rule of exponents to multiply the 10s terms:
To put this expression into scientific notation we need to move the decimal point 1 place to the left therefore we need to add