   Chapter 2, Problem 30CR

Chapter
Section
Textbook Problem

Perform the indicated operations and write each result in scientific notation rounded to three significant digits: ( 4.62 × 10 4 ) ( 1.52 × 10 6 )

To determine

To calculate: The scientific notation of the expression (4.62×104)(1.52×106) rounded to three significant digits by performing the indicated operation.

Explanation

Given Information:

The provided expression is (4.62×104)(1.52×106).

Formula used:

Multiplying numbers in scientific notation includes:

1. In order to multiply numbers in scientific notation, the decimal must be multiplied between 1and10.

2. And then the exponents of the powers of 10 must be added.

Calculation:

Consider the provided expression (4.62×104)(1.52×106).

In case of multiplying numbers in scientific notation, the decimal must be multiplied between 1and10 and then the exponents of the powers of 10 must be added

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