• March 10th 2006, 08:04 AM
forza85
Theres one problem on my homework that is really stumping me maybe you could help me:

Write the radius of A.) Ganymede (2640 km) and B.) Jupiter (71494 km) in scientific notation.

any help would be appreciated, thank you!
• March 10th 2006, 08:26 AM
ThePerfectHacker
Quote:

Originally Posted by forza85
Theres one problem on my homework that is really stumping me maybe you could help me:

Write the radius of A.) Ganymede (2640 km) and B.) Jupiter (71494 km) in scientific notation.

any help would be appreciated, thank you!

$2.64\times 10^3$
and,
$7.1949\times 10^4$
• March 10th 2006, 12:11 PM
CaptainBlack
Quote:

Originally Posted by ThePerfectHacker
$2.64\times 10^3$
and,
$7.1949\times 10^4$

I think the units should be stated with the numbers, and that they should be
given in metres.

RonL