Posted by **8th grade** on Thursday, November 13, 2008 at 11:50pm.

A)

light travels at approximately 186,000 miles per second. approximately how far will it travel in 1 minute? express your answer in scientific notation

B)

the sun is approximately 93,000,000 miles from the earth. about how long does it take light to travel from the sun to the earth? remember that light travels at approximately 186,000 miles per second

- 8th grade -
**Me**, Thursday, November 13, 2008 at 11:56pm
(A) 186,000*60 = 1.116*10^7 miles

(B) 93,000,000/186,000 = 5*10^2 seconds

- 8th grade -
**Dr Russ**, Friday, November 14, 2008 at 8:36am
see below

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**ktmadovh zouhc**, Sunday, December 28, 2008 at 12:34pm
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