## Nate is curious to learn how much elephants eat compared to the largest animal on Earth, the blue whale. He does some research and fin

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Nate is curious to learn how much elephants eat compared to the largest animal on Earth, the blue whale.

He does some research and finds that a full-grown blue whale eats about 1,460,000 pounds of krill per year.

Write and solve a question about how much food blue whales eat. Use scientific notation in your answer.

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Answer:y = 1.46 * 10⁶ xStep-by-step explanation:We can write the following equation:Let x to represent the number of blue whales and,

let y to represent the total krill eaten by x blue whales per year

1’460,000 = 1.46 * 10⁶

y = 1.46 * 10⁶ x