# Math

When written as a decimal number 3.421 x 10^95 contains how many zeros to the left of the decimal point?

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1. 3.421*10^1 is 34.21
3.421*10^2 is 342.1
3.421*10^3 is 3421
3.421*10^4 is 34210 one zero
3.421*10^5 is 342100 two zeros
3.421*10^6 is 3421000 three zeros
so
3.421*10^95 has 95-3 = 92 zeros

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posted by Damon
2. Oh, okay.
Shouldn't the answer be 0 though since it says "to the left of the decimal point"? That's why I was confused.

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3. thanks for givinh me the answer this really helped me on a test 100%

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posted by maraih

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