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Scientific Notation

These problems require knowledge of the convention of representing a large or small number in scientific notation or basic operations of numbers written in scientific notation.
 Related Resources

Interactive resources from our Math Tools project:
Math 7: Number Sense
The closest match in our Ask Dr. Math archives:
Middle School: Exponents
NCTM Standards:
Number and Operations Standard for Grades 68
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The Scientific Notation Game
 Suzanne Alejandre

PreAlgebra, difficulty level 3. Help Jay think about how points are calculated in the Scientific Notation Game.
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Scientific Sums
 Judy Ann Brown

PreAlgebra, difficulty level 2. Find the sum of a set of numbers written in scientific notation.
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Sizing Up Sequoias
 Suzanne Alejandre

PreAlgebra, difficulty level 2. Compared to a given seed weight, find out how much an average mature sequoia weighs.
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