Flashcard 2 Elementary Algebra Flashcard Set for the ACCUPLACER® test

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The correct answer is:

Rewrite the number so that only the first non zero digit is to the left of the decimal point and the rest of the digits are to the right of the decimal point.
Multiply this number by 10, raised to the number of decimal places moved, negative if the decimal point is moved to the right and positive if the decimal point is moved to the left.


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