# Scientific notation

• April 21st 2010, 08:19 PM
bball20
Scientific notation
Suppose it takes 3 days for a space vehicle to travel from Earth to the moon. About how long would it take the same vehicle traveling at the same sppe to reach Venus?

Closest distance from Earth to:

Moon: 240,000 mi
Venus: 26,000,000

the space vehicle would take about ? days to reach venus.
• April 21st 2010, 08:57 PM
TKHunny
$3\;days \cdot \frac{2.6E7}{2.4E5}$?
• April 22nd 2010, 05:34 PM
bball20
3.25 e^2