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217 resources with the keyterm scientific notation

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How Do You Convert From Scientific Notation to Decimal Notation?

For Teachers 6th - 9th
The instructor demonstrates how to convert a number written in scientific notation to a decimal number. An example is given for a number with a positive exponent, and an example is given for a number with a negative exponent.
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What's Scientific Notation?

For Teachers 3rd - 7th
The instructor clarifies how to write numbers in scientific notation. There are a couple of criteria that must be followed in order to be able to write either a very small number, or a very large number, with lots of zeros, in scientific...
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Chemistry : Measurements and Units

For Teachers 8th - 12th
Scientific notation, percent error, and significant figures are explained in steps on paper. Error and the difference between accuracy and precision are explained verbally. Though the video is not exciting, it is educational. The ability...
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Graphing Calculator Activity: Scientific Notation

For Students 8th - 10th
In this graphing calculator learning exercise, students observe a demonstration of using a calculator to convert a number in scientific notation to standard form. After guided practice, students answer questions regarding scientific...
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Graphing Calculator Activity: Scientific Notation of Large Numbers

For Students 8th
In this graphing calculator activity, 8th graders explore the necessary steps to convert numbers from standard notation to scientific notation. Individually, they read four story problems and place their answers in scientific notation....
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Unit 0 Review - Measurement Lab Equipment

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Review questions like these can be used in your biology, chemistry, physics, or earth science classes! They assess scientists' understanding of laboratory measurement tools including graduated cylinders, thermometers, and balances. They...
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Seventeen Algebra Review Problems

For Students 7th - 9th
Learners answer seventeen problems covering: probability, volume, functions, area, angle, GCF, Scientific Notation, rotations, reflections, and inequalities. The solutions are not provided.
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Elementary Algebra Study Guide

For Teachers 8th - 11th
Middle and high schoolers solve problems involving linear equations, inequalities, quadratics, radicals, systems of equations, exponents, and polynomials. Many of the problems encompass a review of Algebra I. This 10-page worksheet...
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Do You Get What You Pay For?

For Teachers 8th - 10th
Consumers explore scientific notation as it relates to the real world. In this algebra instructional activity, mathematicians convert Gigabytes in to scientific notation to see if they are being cheated. They differentiate between base...
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Convert Scientific Notation to Numbers

For Students 6th - 8th
In this scientific notation learning exercise, learners solve 10 problems in which a mixed decimal number to the hundredths place is multiplied by a power of ten.
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Word Problems and Calculator Operations

For Students 7th - 9th Standards
Eighth and ninth graders solve and complete 6 different types of word problems. They use their knowledge to solve a number of word problems involving exponents, square roots and scientific notation and use a calculator to perform the...
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Actividad Con Calculadora Grafica: Notacion Cientifica

For Students 8th - 10th Standards
Have your Spanish-speaking math class follow the clear step-by-step instructions for converting numbers into their scientific notion equivalent. They'll follow along with their graphing calculators and then try the four final problems. 
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Volume Calculation Exercise

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Middle schoolers work with scientific notation and rounding as they determine volume. In this volume lesson, pupils attempt to calculate the volume of the planet Jupiter. They use rounding to two significant digits and scientific...
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Working With Scientific Notation

For Students 8th - 10th
In this scientific notation activity, students read about the discovery of new planets. They use scientific notation to identify the number of miles from one planet to the next. Students determine how long it would take to travel, when...
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7th Grade Scientific Notation

For Teachers 7th - 8th
Middle-school mathematicians identify the need for scientific notation. Learners convert large and small numbers into scientific notation. Students review the powers of ten and write them on the board in standard form and scientific...
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Estimating Roots

For Teachers 8th - 9th
Students participate in a lesson that is involved with developing problem solving strategies. The subject area is estimating cubic and square roots. They should find a variety of methods while working in groups.
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Physics Midterm Exam #2

For Students 10th - 12th
This comprehensive midterm exam covers a vast array of topics typical to high school physics curriculum. Problem solving and mutliple choice questions are incorporated. Review the exam to make sure that the content is suitable to your...
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Physics Final Exam, Part A

For Students 11th - 12th
Here is a comprehensive and cohesive final exam for your high school physicists. A variety of question styles are incorporated, such as multiple-choice and problem-solving. Topics are too many to list, so you will want to review the exam...
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Worksheet 1-Chemistry 110

For Students 10th - 12th
The title of this learning exercise does not reveal that it was designed to give practice using scientific notation and significant figures, both skills that are useful to young chemists. It includes a table to complete, rounding...
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Math 7/8 Algebra 35 Week Review

For Students 9th - 12th
In this algebra review worksheet, students solve 17 short answer and multiple choice problems. Students find the GCF and LCM of two numbers, express repeating decimals as fractions, find the next three numbers in a sequence, solve...
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Scientific Notation and Metric Prefixes

For Students 10th - Higher Ed
In this physics worksheet, students complete 5 sets of unit conversion problems. They express exponential expressions to expanded form and vice versa.
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Scientific Notation and Metric Prefixes

For Students 9th - 11th
In this Algebra I/Algebra II worksheet, students convert between scientific and standard notation and examine the link between scientific notation and the metric system prefixes.  The five page worksheet contains five multi-part...
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Scientific Notation

For Students 8th - 9th
In this number sense activity, students calculate the scientific notation of the 23 numbers given. students also write 14 numbers in standard form.
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Regents High School Examinations: Integrated Algebra

For Students 9th - 11th
In this integrated algebra instructional activity, students solve problems dealing with, but not limited to, probability, scientific notation, distance, time, functions, geometry, number sense and statistics.  This thirty-seven page...