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Asked Mar 14, 2019
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How do I compute and express in scientific notation: 450,000 divided by 0.0009 and why is my final answer 5 x10^8?

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Step 1

The given can be written as 450,000 ÷ 0.0009.

Using notation simplify the numerator and denominator as follows.

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Step 2

Now divide the divedend 450,000 by the divisor 0.0009 as follows.

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Step 3

Divide the whole number parts, then subtract the ex...

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