# saturn is approximately 1.4 times 10^9 kilometers from the sun. if light travels at approximately 3.0 times 10^5 kilometers per second, how long does it take light from the sum to reach saturn? express your answer in scientific notation

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### Algebra 2

saturn is approximately 1.4 x10^9 kilometers from the Sun. If light travels at approximately 3.0 x 10^5 kilometers per second, how long does it take light from the Sun to reach Saturn? Express your answer in scientific notation.

### Algebra II

The problem states: Saturn is approximately 1.4x 10 to the 9th power kilometers from the Sun. If light travels at approx. 3.0 x 10 to the 5th power kilometers per second, how long does it take light from the Sun to reach Saturn? Express your answer in scientific notation. The ...

### pre-algebra

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...

### my pre-algebra questions

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...

### 8th grade

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...

### astronomy

1. The radius of the Sun is 7 X 10^5 kilometers. Use powers of ten to show that the Sun's radius is about 100 times the Earth's radius. 2. Given that an astronomical unit is 1.5 X 10^8 kilometers and a light-year is about 10^13 kilometers, how many AU are in a light-year? 1 x ...

### scientific notation?

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...

### Math

The planet Neptune is approximately 4.5 * 10^9 kilometers from the sun. The planet Venus is approximately 1.1 * 10^8 kilometers from the sun. Which is the best estimate of how many times as far from the sun Neptune is as Venus? A. about 4 times as far B. about 40 times as far ...

### algebra

1)Simplify:(3x^0y^-4)(2x^2y)^3 answer=6x^6 over y 2)Simplify:2x^2y^5z^-4 over 8x^6yz^3 answer= y^4 over 4x^4z 3)Saturn is 1.4 x 10^9 kilometers away from the sun. If light travels 3.0 x 10^4 km per second,how long does it take light from the sun to reach saturn? Express the ...

### math

light from the sun takes approximately 8 minutes to reach earth. If the light travels at a speed of 3 x 10 raised to 8 meters / second, calculate to 3 significant figures the distance from the sun to the earth

### Math

Two airplanes leave St. Louis at the same time and fly in opposite directions. If one travels at 500 kilometers per hour, and the other at 600 kilometers per hour, how long will it take for them to be 1925 kilometers apart?

### Math

Two airplanes leave St. Louis at the same time and fly in opposite directions. If one travels at 500 kilometers per hour, and the other at 600 kilometers per hour, how long will it take for them to be 1925 kilometers apart?

### physics

light travels at a constant speed of 3x10^11 centimeters/sec. how long does it take light to reach the earth a distance of 1.5x10^8 kilometers give your answer in seconds and minutes.

### math

Phil is making a 40-kilometer canoe trip. If he travels at 30 kilometers per hour for the first 10 kilometers, and then at 15 kilometers per hour for the rest of the trip, how many minutes more will it take him then if he travels the entire trip at 20 kilometers per hour?

### math

Phil is making a 40-kilometer canoe trip. If he travels at 30 kilometers per hour for the first 10 kilometers, and then at 15 kilometers per hour for the rest of the trip, how many minutes more will it take him then if he travels the entire trip at 20 kilometers per hour?

### math

Phil is making a 40-kilometer canoe trip. If he travels at 30 kilometers per hour for the first 10 kilometers, and then at 15 kilometers per hour for the rest of the trip, how many minutes more will it take him then if he travels the entire trip at 20 kilometers per hour?

### math

Phil is making a 40-kilometer canoe trip. If he travels at 30 kilometers per hour for the first 10 kilometers, and then at 15 kilometers per hour for the rest of the trip, how many minutes more will it take him then if he travels the entire trip at 20 kilometers per hour?

### Chemistry

Light travels at a speed of 3.00 times 10^10 cm/s. What is the speed of light in kilometers/hour?

### Chemistry

How would I figure out how far the distance in kilometers between the sun and earth be if it takes 8.3 minutes for light to travel? (Light travels at 3.00 x 10^8)

### Chemistry 101

The distance from the Earth to the sun is approximately 9.37 x 10^7 miles. How long does ti take for light from the sun to reach the earth? Speed of light is 3.00 x 10^8 m/s. Show work.

### Chemistry 101

The distance from the Earth to the sun is approximately 9.37 x 10^7 miles. How long does it take for light from the sun, to reach the earth? Speed of light is 3.00 x 10^8 m/s. Use dimensional analysis to solve.

### Math

The Pioneer 10 spacecraft passed the planet Jupiter on December 12, 1973, and exited the solar system on June 14, 1983. The craft traveled from Mars to Jupiter, a distance of approximately 1 billion kilometers, in one year and nine months. a.Calculate the approximate speed of ...

### 3

An astronomy student is studying the sun. While monitoring her equipment, she observes a solar flare. She then observes the reflection of the solar flare off of a passing satellite and with her equipment she is able to determine that the reflected light arrives from the ...

### physics

Canadian snowbirds usually follow the I-15 at a speed of about 120 kilometers per hour. Canadian geese, on the other hand, migrate approximately along a north-south direction for well over a thousand kilometers in some cases, traveling at speeds up to about 100 kilometers per ...

### physics

Canadian snowbirds usually follow the I-15 at a speed of about 120 kilometers per hour. Canadian geese, on the other hand, migrate approximately along a north-south direction for well over a thousand kilometers in some cases, traveling at speeds up to about 100 kilometers per ...

### physics

Canadian snowbirds usually follow the I-15 at a speed of about 120 kilometers per hour. Canadian geese, on the other hand, migrate approximately along a north-south direction for well over a thousand kilometers in some cases, traveling at speeds up to about 100 kilometers per ...

### math

the distance from the sun to earth is about 1.5x10^11 meters. suppose light travels at a speed of 3x10^8 meters per second. About how long does it take light from the sun to reach earth? PLEASE HELP!!!

### math

when the temperature is 68 degrees F, the speed of sound in the air is approximately 343 meters per second. Approximately how many kilometers does sound travel in five seconds

### 3

t= 5.79 (a) There are approximately 1609 meters per mile. If the sun is 93 million miles away, how far is the sun in kilometers to two significant figures.

### radio message

The nearest star beyond the sun is Alpha Centauri, 4.2 x 1016 meters away. If we received a radio message from the star today, how long ago would it have been sent? The distance that light travels in a vacuum in one year, approximately 9.46 trillion (9.46 × 1012) kilometers ...

### science question?

can someone explain this to me? When the temperature is 68°F, the speed of sound in air is approximately 343 meters per second. Approximately how many kilometers does sound travel in five seconds?

### math 7th

When the temperature is 68°F, the speed of sound in air is approximately 343 meters per second. Approximately how many kilometers does sound travel in five seconds? Can some one help with the steps?

### math

two horses gallop off in the sam direction. Trigger travels25 kilometers per hour. Silver travels 30 kilometers per hour. How long before the horses are 3 kilometers apart?

### Algebra

A car leaves a town at 80 kilometers per hour. A second car leaves one hour later. If the second car travels at 125 kilometers per hour, how long will it take the second car to catch up?

### Chemistry

The velocity of light is 1.86 × 108 mi/hr. The distance of Mercury from the Sun is approximately 5.78 × 107 km. How many minutes will it take for light from the Sun to travel to Mercury?

### chemistry

Light travels at a speed of 3.00 * 10 to the power of 10 cm/sec. What is the speed of light in Kilometers per hour?

### Algebra

1. A car travels 20 kilometers per hour faster than a second car. The first car covers 180 kilometers in the same time the second covers 135 kilometers. What is the average speed of each car? 2. The tens' digit of a two-digit number is one more than its units' digit. If the ...

### college algebra

It is 473,000,000 miles from Jupiter to the sun. Light travels 186,000 miles per second. How long does it take light to travel from the sun to Jupiter? (Express your answer in minutes. Round your answer to two decimal places.)

### Math

Light travels at a speed of about 186,000 miles per second. Sound travels at a speed of about 1,087 feet per second. How many times faster light travels than sound.

### Geometry

A satellite has-recently been placed in a nearly circular orbit 2000 kilometers above the earth’s surface. Given that the radius of the earth is approximately 6400 kilometers and that the satellite completes its orbit in 12 hours, calculate the speed of the satellite in ...

### 5th grade

one light year is about 9 trillion kilometers . arctus is a star that is 37 light years from earth.if you are 11 years old now,how old will you be when light that is leaving arcturus today reaches earth. how far in kilometers willit have traveled .sow your work.

### Math

A probe launched from Earth to Mars is traveling at an average speed of 1.8 * 10^4 kilometers per hour. If the distance between Earth and Mars is approximately 2.25 * 10^6 kilometers, about how many hours will it take the probe to reach Mars? PLEASE EXPLAIN YOUR REASONING

### Math I DONT UNDERSTAND!HELP PLZ

when the temperature is 68F'the speed of sound is approximately 343 meters per second. Approximately how many kilometers does sound travel in 5 seconds? PLZ HELP SHOW ME TELL ME JUST LET ME UNDERSTAND!!!thanks!

### math

How many kilometers can light travel in 1 year? How many kilometers can light travel in 365.25 days? Show me Thank You

### math

Mercury is 5.79 x 10^7 km from the sun. Light travels at a speed of 3.0 x 10^5 km/s. How long would it take for light to travel from the sun to Mercury? I have to answer this problem using scientific notation.

### astrophysics

1) Every second the Sun outputs 3.90* 10^26 Joules of energy. Power is energy output per unit time and is given in units of Watts (W) where 1 W = 1 Joule per second. The Sun's power output is therefore 3.90*10^26 Watts. This is called the solar luminosity. As this energy ...

### astrophysics

1) Every second the Sun outputs 3.90* 10^26 Joules of energy. Power is energy output per unit time and is given in units of Watts (W) where 1 W = 1 Joule per second. The Sun's power output is therefore 3.90*10^26 Watts. This is called the solar luminosity. As this energy ...

### math

I need help on this question. Can someone help me get through with these question The area of canada is approximately 1x10(Exponent)7, and the area of Mexico is approximately 2x10 (exponent)6 square kilometers. The area of Canada is approximately how many times the area of ...

### Science

Earth travels around the sun at a spreed of 30,000 meters per second. Express this in kilometers per hour.

### algebra

the speed of light is about 1.86 x 10^5 miles per second. find the speed of light in (a) km per second, (b) km/min, (c) m/h. (a mile is approximately 1.61 km.)

### Math

How long did it take the trip if Jay drove 340 kilometers at the average rate of 68 kilometers per hour?

### Math

All planets revolve around the sun in elliptical orbits. Uranus's furthest distance from the sun is approximately 3.005 times 10 to the ninth power km, and it's closest distance is approximately 2.749 times 10 to the ninth power km. Using this information, what is the average ...

### Science

One light year is about 9 trillion kilometers. Arcturus is a star that is 37 light years from Earth. If you are about 11 years old now, how old will you be when light that is leaving Arcturus today reached Earth? How far, in kilometers, will it have traveled? please explain ...

### Science 2

One light year is about 9 trillion kilometers. Arcturus is a star that is 37 light years from earth. If you are about 11 years old now , how old will you be when light that is leaving. Arcturus today reaches Earth ? How far, in kilometers, will it have traveled? Show your work...

### math

Andrea made a car trip of 440 Kilometers. She averaged 54 Kilometers per hour for the frst part of the trip and 80 kilometers per hour for the secound part. If the total trip took 6 hours, how long was she traveling at 80 kilometers per hour?

### MATH

Andrea made a car trip of 440 Kilometers. She averaged 54 Kilometers per hour for the frst part of the trip and 80 kilometers per hour for the secound part. If the total trip took 6 hours, how long was she traveling at 80 kilometers per hour?

### algebra

David walked 19 kilometers. The first part of the walk was at 5kph and the rest at 3kph. he would have covered 2 kilometers less if he had reversed the rates, that is, if he had walked at 3kph and at 5kph for the same times that he actually walked at 5kph and 3kph, ...

### CHEMISTRY! HELP!

I have a hard time getting this someone help me? Astronauts often use the unit light year to express intergalactic distances. If light travels 3.00 x .10^10 cm/s and one year is defined as 365 days, how many kilometers does light travel in one year?

### Math

Light travels approximately one foot in a nanosecond. How far does light travel in a microsecond?

### physics

Canadian snowbirds usually follow the I-15 at a speed of about 120 kilometers per hour. Canadian geese, on the other hand, migrate approximately along a north-south direction for well over a thousand kilometers in some cases, traveling at speeds up to about 100 kilometers per ...

### algebra

Astronomers measure large distances in light-years. One light-year is the distance that light can travel in one year, or approximately 5.88 *10^12 miles. Suppose a star is 3.2 * 10^2 light-years from Earth. In scientific notation, approximately how many miles is it? 1.88 * 10^...

### Algebra

Astronomers measure large distances in light-years. One light-year is the distance that light can travel in one year, or approximately 5.88*10^12 miles. Suppose a star is 3.2*10^12 light-years from Earth. In scientific notation, approximately how many miles is it? a) 1.88 * 10...

### Algebra

Astronomers measure large distances in light-years. One light-year is the distance that light can travel in one year, or approximately 5.88 *10^12 miles. Suppose a star is 3.2 * 10^2 light-years from Earth. In scientific notation, approximately how many miles is it? a. 1.88 x ...

### Algebra

Astronomers measure large distances in light-years. One light-year is the distance that light can travel in one year, or approximately 5.88 *10^12 miles. Suppose a star is 3.2 * 10^2 light-years from Earth. In scientific notation, approximately how many miles is it? A)1.88 x ...

### math

the distance between new york city and boston is 189.9 miles as the crow flies. how far is it in kilometers? 117.7 kilometers 305.7 kilometers 417.8 kilometers 1,899 kilometers

### Algebra

A light year, the distance light travels in 1 year, is approximately 5.9×10^12 miles.A nearby galaxy is approximately 1.2×10^7 light years from our galaxy. Find the distance in miles between our galaxy and the nearby galaxy. IDK this question. I first thought you just plug ...

### Science

The Milky Way has a radius of approximately 100,000 light years. How many miles is that? How long would it take you to travel across our galaxy if you were traveling at 50% the speed of light (show work)?

### Physics

The sun is 1.40•10^11m away and light travels at 3.00•10^8m/s. Calculate how long it takes light from the sun to reach the earth. Express your answer in scientific notation.

### Physics

The sun is 1.40•10^11m away and light travels at 3.00•10^8m/s. Calculate how long it takes light from the sun to reach the earth. Express your answer in scientific notation.

### Physics

The sun is 1.40•10^11m away and light travels at 3.00•10^8m/s. Calculate how long it takes light from the sun to reach the earth. Express your answer in scientific notation.

### Physics

The sun is 1.40•10^11m away and light travels at 3.00•10^8m/s. Calculate how long it takes light from the sun to reach the earth. Express your answer in scientific notation.

### Math

Atmospheric pressure changes as you rise above earth's surface. At an altitude of h kilometers, where 0<h<80, the pressure P is newtons per square centimeter is approximately modeled by the function P(h)=10.31e^(-0.116h). What is the approximate pressure at 50 kilometers...

### math

Samantha’s speedometer reads in kilometers per hour. If the legal speed limit is 55 mi/h, how fast can she drive? How should I set this up? 160 kilometers per hour is 100 miles 55 miles is 88 kilometers. Here in New Zealand we are in kilometers

### Math

Earth orbits the sun in an elliptical pattern. the equation of earths path is (x+2.5)/22350.25 + y^2/22344=1 where the measurements represent millions of kilometers. The sun is located at the focus (0,0). In january, earth id located at one vertices which is 147 million ...

### science

Which statement explains why light from sun can warm up water in a glass? a)light travels very fast. b)light travels in straight lines. c)water reflects light energy. d)water absorbs light energy.

### math

The distance that light travels in 1 year (a light year) is 5.88 times 10 Superscript 12 miles. If a star is 4.6 times 10 Superscript 7 light years from Earth, what is this distance in miles? Enter your answer in scientific notation. Round the coefficient to two decimal places...

### Math

The planet Mercury is approximately 6 x 10^7 miles from the Sun. The distance between the Sun and Mars is approximately 2 x 10^8 miles. ABOUT how many times farther from the Sun is Mars than Mercury? 2 3 20 30 I got B? Can you please check? Thank you!!

### Math

The record for the fastest speed on a bicycle is 133 kilometers per hour. How long would it take a person traveling at this speed to travel 365.75 kilometers

### Algebra

Astronomers measure large distances in light-years. One light-year is the distance that light can travel in one year, or approximately 5.88 × 10*12 miles. Suppose a star is 9.8 × 10^1 light-years from Earth. In scientific notation, approximately how many miles is it? A. 5.88...

### Calculus

A light in a lighthouse 5 kilometers offshore from a straight shoreline is rotating at 4 revolutions per minute. How fast is the beam moving along the shoreline when it passes the point 5 kilometers from the point opposite the lighthouse?

### Math/Algebra

Delivery company charges $10 plus 40¢ per kilometer or part of a kilometer. Find the cost for a trip of: a.5 kilometers b.7.5 kilometers c.3.2 kilometers d.Graph the ordered pairs (kilometers, cost). Is this a function?

### math

The record for the fastest speed on a bicycle is 133 kilometers per hour. How long would it take a person traveling at this speed to travel 365.75 kilometers? hours and minutes

### chemistry

If the sun is 150,000,000 km away, how many minutes does it take light to travel from the sun to the earth? Assume light travels at a speed of 3.0x10^10 cm/sec

### general math

The base jeepney fare is PHP 8.00 for the first four kilometers and an additional PHP 1.50 per kilometers for the succeeding kilometers, express the fare for x kilometers as a function of x. please help me and kindly put the solution too. thank you :)

### Ed

In a AAA map of Ohio, 1 inch equals approximately 10 miles or 18 kilometers. If the distance on the map between Paulding and Eaton is 9.8 inches, how many kilometers is it between the two towns.

### Math

In a AAA map of Ohio, 1 inch equals approximately 10 miles or 18 kilometers. If the distance on the map between Paulding and Eaton is 9.8 inches, how many kilometers is it between the two towns?

### Math

In a AAA map of Ohio, 1 inch equals approximately 10 miles or 18 kilometers. If the distance on the map between Pauling and Eaton is 9.8 inches, how many kilometers is it between the two towns?

### calculus

The maker of an automobile advertises that it takes 10 seconds to accelerate from 30 kilometers per hour to 90 kilometers per hour. Assuming constant acceleration, compute the following. (a) The acceleration in meters per second per second (Round your answer to three decimal ...

### phiycics

vocity 48 kilometers/mph how long will it take 144 kilometers down the highway

### physics

a 50 kg person is standing on mercury. mercury's mass is .0553 times the earths mass and has a radius of 2439 kilometers a. what is the persons weight on saturn b. what is the persons mass on saturn how do i solve this, i don't need the answers, just an explanation

### algebra word problem

The mass of Saturn is about 5.688 10^23 metric tons. The mass of the sun is about 1.998 x 10^27 metric tons. About how many times the mass of Saturn is the mass of the sun? Give answer in scientific notation. The mass of the sun is about ----- times the mass of Saturn. COULD ...

### Calculus

A lighthouse is located on a small island 4 km away from the nearest point P on a straight shoreline. Its light makes 3 revolutions per minute. How fast is the beam of light moving along the shoreline when it is 1.7 kilometers from P ?

### Science

Approximately how long does an earhquake P-wave take to travel the first 6500 kilometers after the earthquake occurs? a. 6.5 min b. 8.0 min c. 10.0 min d. 18.5 min

### math

Saturn is 6 times further from the Sun than Mars. Define a variable and write and expression for the distance of Saturn from the Sun.

### Math (unit rates)

You jogged 11 kilometers at an average speed of 10 kilometers per hour. How long did you jog?

### Math

a bus travels 240 kilometers at 60 kph and then returns at 40 kph.. what is the average speed in kilometers per hour for the round trip?

### math

Saturn is 6 times further from the Sun than Mars. Define a variable and write and expression for the distance of Saturn from the Sun. Not the same person

### Math115

The distance that light travels in 1 year (a light year) is 5.88 times 10 Superscript 12 miles. If a star is 4.6 times 10 Superscript 7 light years from Earth, what is this distance in miles? Enter your answer in scientific notation. Round the coefficient to two decimal places...

### 8th grade math

Light travels approximately 5.87 X 10^12 miles in one year. This distance is called a light year. Suppose a star is 2 X 10^4 light years away. How many miles away is that star? Please help with detailed steps to solve problem. Thanks.