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Alcohol Consumption In 2004, about 233 million people in the United States were aged 14 or older. They consumed, on average, 2.23 gallons of alcohol per person. Use scientific notation to estimate the total number of gallons of alcohol consumed by this age group.

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    2.33 *10^8 * 2.23 = ?

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