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Aditya Maths Homework L1 Convert the following to scientific notation: (in the form we discussed today… all answers to be given to 3 significant figures.) 1. a. 435060594992 b. 545000 c. 2 d. 45.980 e. 0.00001014 f. 40.98 2. These numbers are already in scientific notation, convert them into the right form. a. 482 x10^4 b. 0.0567x10^-3 c. 800x10^1 d. 0.086x10^-102 3. The speed of light is about 3x10^5 km/s. The distance from Pluto to the Sun is approximately 5.9x10^9 km. How long would it take for light from the Sun to reach Pluto? Give your answer to the nearest minute (taken from Maths Cambridge 10, David Greenwood et al.)