math
posted by mota on .
Posted by mota
THE MASS OF THE SUN IS ABOUT 10^27 METRIC TONS , OR 10^30 KILOGRAMS . HOW MANY KILOGRAMS ARE IN ONE METRIC TON ?

math  drwls
1000.

explain please i want to understand this question :)
this is my question i posted before and drwls answer me but i need the answer in detials to understand and thank u drwls ..

Since 10^27 metric tons and 10^30 kilograms are the same, the conversion factor must be
10^30 kg/10^27 m.t = 10^3 kg per metric ton
10^3 is what you multiply the no. of metric tons by to get kg.
Put another way:
10^27 metric tons = 10^30 kg
Divide both sides of the equation by 10^27
Therefore
1 metric ton = 10^3 kg = 1000 kg
If 120 donuts is 10 dozen, there must be 12 in a dozen. The logic is the same. 
I had this same question ;) I guess its already been answered

Yehh dis is da hurd qeston we lukin fur thunk u very much.Honestly I couldn't appreciate how much you have done for me,but you have to forgive yourself now for mistaking me for someone so Childish.

21