SOLUTION: how do you write 62040, 6.2 x 10^2, 6207 x 10^3, 6.34 x 10^-1 in order from least to greatest?

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 Click here to see ALL problems on Exponents-negative-and-fractional Question 69799: how do you write 62040, 6.2 x 10^2, 6207 x 10^3, 6.34 x 10^-1 in order from least to greatest?Answer by stanbon(57953)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!how do you write 62040, 6.2 x 10^2, 6207 x 10^3, 6.34 x 10^-1 in order from least to greatest? ---------- Get them all in the same form: 62040=6.2 x 10^4 6207 x10^3 = 6.207 x 10^3 x 10^3=6.207 x 10^6 -------- Now compare the powers of 10 from least to greatest: 6.34 x 10^-1 (given form) 6.2 x 10^ 2 (given form) 6.2 x 10^ 4 (that was 62040) 6.207x 10^ 6 (that was 6207 x 10^3) ---------- Cheers, Stan H.