Humans

Humans exploring space have left behind bags of​ trash, bolts,​ gloves, and pieces of satellites. ​ Let's say there are currently about 5​,000,000 pounds of litter in orbit around Earth. Jenny says that this amount using number names is five billion. Is Jenny correct or​ incorrect? Explain your thinking.

Result

x=




Step-by-step explanation:




Did you find an error or inaccuracy? Feel free to write us. Thank you!



avatar




You need to know the following knowledge to solve this word math problem:

Related math problems and questions:

  • Gloves
    rukavice Petra has ten pairs of gloves in the closet. Six pairs are blue, 4 pairs are yellow. How many pieces of gloves need to be pulled out, at least when she pulls them out in the dark and wants to have one complete one-color pair?
  • Divisibility
    divisibility Is the number 761082 exactly divisible by 9? (the result is the integer and/or remainder is zero)
  • Packed sand
    sand We need 5 kilograms of sand. When he went to the store, the bags of sand only stated the number of grams on the package. How many grams should he look for on the package of sand? (1 kilogram= 1,000 grams) A. 5,000 grams B. 50,000 grams C. 50 grams D. 500
  • Pounds
    jablka 3 pounds subtract 1/3 of a pound.
  • Giraffes to monkeys
    zoo The ratio of the number of giraffes to the number of monkeys in a zoo is 2 to 5. Which statement about the giraffes and monkeys could be true? A. For every 10 monkeys in the zoo, there are 4 giraffes. B. For every  giraffe in the zoo, there are 3 monkeys.
  • About what
    flower_function How much and how many times is 72.1 greater than 0.00721?
  • The same
    zajic The same number of rabbits and hens are running on the farm. 468 feet run around the yard. How many rabbits and hens do they have on the farm?
  • Multiplication negatives
    plusminus Josh says that (4)(-7)(-1) is equal to (4)(7). Evangelina says (4)(-7)(-1) is equal to (-28)(-1) . Who is correct? Explain your reasoning.
  • Dozen
    plusminus What is the product of 26 and 5? Write the answer in an Arabic numeral. Add up the digits. How many of this is in a dozen? Divide #114 by this
  • A full
    dog A full bag of dog food weights 5 1/2 pounds. How much dog food do you have if there are 3 3/4 bags in the cupboard?
  • A library
    bookshelf A library has 12,500 fiction books and 19,000 non fiction books. Currently 2/5 of the fiction books are checked out. Currently 2/5 of the non fiction books are checked out. Of the books checked out, only 1/10 are due back this week. How many books are due
  • I think number
    hats I think number.When I add 841 to it and subtract 157, I get a number that is 22 greater than 996. What number I thinking?
  • Pension or fraud
    dochodca_icon Imagine that your entire working life working honestly and pay taxes and to Social Insurance (in Slovakia). You have a gross wage 900 Euros, you pay social insurance (you and your employer) monthly € 288 during 41 years and your retirement is 405 Eur
  • Lake or pond
    rybnik The landlord has a square lake. Trees grow around this lake. The lake wants to enlarge the pond twice and not cut down or flood any tree. How will he do that?
  • Sum of the digits
    numbers2 How many are two-digit natural numbers that have the sum of the digits 9?
  • Number of songs
    notes Write an expression for the number of songs they need for this show. Evan and Peter have a radio show that has 2 parts. They need 4 fewer than 11 songs in the first part. In the second part, they need 5 fewer than 3 times the number of songs in the first
  • Chocolate
    cokolada How many times do we have to break a chocolate bar composed of 10 × 12 pieces to get the 120 parts?