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Differences in Scientific Notation

Directions: Make the largest (or smallest) absolute difference by filling in the boxes using the whole numbers 1 through 9 no more than one time each.



What are the biggest and smallest numbers you can make with these digits in scientific notation?
Try thinking of the numbers you create on a number line.



Largest: 8×10^9 – 2×10^1
Smallest 3×10^2 – 9×10^1

Source: Marie Isaac

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