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the distance between the earth and the moon is about 22^4 miles. The distance between earth to neptune is about 22^7 miles. Which distance is the greater distance and about how many times greater is it?

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Jagger13

[latex] 22^{4} =22*22*22*22= 234,256[/latex] [latex] 22^{7} =22*22*22*22*22*22*22= 2,494,357,888[/latex] Distance between earth to Neptune is greater by 10,648 times

Lynor

[latex]\frac{22^7}{22^4} = 22^{7-4} = 22^3=10648[/latex] The distance from Earth to Neptune is greater by 22^3 or 10,648 miles. :)

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