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Homework Help: What is 2x10-4cm converted to metres?

  1. Mar 12, 2008 #1
    what is 2x10-4cm converted to metres?

    2x10-5 or 2x10-6?

    Thanks
     
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  3. Mar 12, 2008 #2

    berkeman

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    multiply by this conversion factor:

    1 = 1m/100cm
     
  4. Mar 12, 2008 #3
    it is better for you to familiar with these

    cm=10^-2m
    mm=10^-3m
    um = 10^-6m
    nm=10^-9m

    It helps you when you calculate...
     
  5. Mar 12, 2008 #4
    cheers
     
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