Basic College Mathematics a Real-World Approach by Ignacio Bello

By Ignacio Bello

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In this manner, the reading on the meter is 5 8 1 0 9 4 5 6 EXAMPLE 12 9 0 1 8 7 2 3 2 1 0 9 2 3 8 7 6 5 4 4 9 0 1 8 7 2 3 2 3 8 7 6 5 4 4 5 6 PROBLEM 12 Reading your electric meter Read the meter. Read the meter. 1 0 9 1 0 9 9 0 1 8 7 2 3 4 5 6 1 0 9 2 3 8 7 6 5 4 8 7 2 3 4 5 6 9 0 1 8 7 2 3 9 0 1 4 5 6 1 0 9 2 3 8 7 6 5 4 9 0 1 8 7 2 3 4 5 6 2 3 8 7 6 5 4 2 3 8 7 6 5 4 SOLUTION The first number is 6 (because the pointer is between 6 and 7, and we must choose the smaller number), and the next is 3, followed by 8 and 1.

Round 1069 to the nearest hundred. 44. Heavy lifting The heaviest weight ever lifted by a human being was 6270 pounds, lifted by Paul Anderson in 1957. Round 6270 to the nearest hundred. 45. Really smoking! If you smoke 1}12 packs of cigarettes a day, you will smoke about 10,950 cigarettes a year. Round 10,950 to the nearest thousand. 46. Hertz used cars A survey conducted by Hertz shows that the typical used car purchased in a certain year showed 29,090 miles on the odometer. Round 29,090 to the nearest thousand.

C. The 4 is in the tens column; its value is 4 tens. The numeral 6,511,257,348 is an example of a whole number. The set of whole numbers is 0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, . . The smallest whole number is 0, and the pattern continues indefinitely, as indicated by the three dots (. ) called an ellipsis. This means that there is no largest whole number. If 0 is omitted from the set of whole numbers, the new set of numbers is called the natural or counting numbers. The natural numbers are 1, 2, 3, .

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