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From: Richard <rich.gill@oracle.com>
To: Teacher2Teacher Public Discussion
Date: 2016012613:50:13
Subject: Re: teaching metric conversion of prefixes


I do not agree with your notation used in the table. 
I.e. "10e-3 milli".   

10e-3 = 10 X 1e-3 = .01

1e-3 = 10^-3 = milli

 

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