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Apr. 1, 2012

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Session Transcript - Math - Elementary, 3/6/2012 8:42PM - Tutor.comSession Date: 3/6/2012 8:42PM
Length: 13.1 minute(s)
Subject: Math - Elementary


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Tammy (Customer)
[00:00:00] I need to show 10 to the third power as the product of prime factors

Dawn F (Tutor)
[00:00:03] hello

Tammy (Customer)
[00:00:16] hi

Dawn F (Tutor)
[00:00:18] what number is 10^3?

Tammy (Customer)
[00:00:37] its number 2

Dawn F (Tutor)
[00:01:09] oh sorry...I mean when you multiply 10^3 out, what do you get?
[00:01:13] 10x10x10 = ?

Tammy (Customer)
[00:01:25] 1000, right?

Dawn F (Tutor)
[00:01:42] right
[00:01:52] what are two factors of 1000?

Tammy (Customer)
[00:02:12] 2 and 500

Dawn F (Tutor)
[00:02:46] good
[00:02:49] 2 is prime, of course
[00:02:53] what are some factors of 500?

Tammy (Customer)
[00:03:21] 2 and 250

Dawn F (Tutor)
[00:03:48] good
[00:03:50] what is your next step?

Tammy (Customer)
[00:04:31] to see if i can divide 250 some more, right?

Dawn F (Tutor)
[00:04:57] right

Tammy (Customer)
[00:06:05] you can divide 250 by 5,2, and 10. does it matter which one i pick?

Dawn F (Tutor)
[00:06:15] it does not

Tammy (Customer)
[00:08:06] ok, so i will pick 10. it can go in 250 25 times, right?

Dawn F (Tutor)
[00:08:23] that is correct
[00:08:27] how can you factor the 10?

Tammy (Customer)
[00:08:48] 5 and 2

Dawn F (Tutor)
[00:09:24] good and 25?

Tammy (Customer)
[00:09:34] 5 and 5

Dawn F (Tutor)
[00:10:10] you are correct again
[00:10:13] how would you write up your answer?

Tammy (Customer)
[00:11:01] 2^3x5^3

Dawn F (Tutor)
[00:11:17] you got it! good job
[00:11:21] do you have any questions on the steps?

Tammy (Customer)
[00:12:13] no, you explained it to me goodly

Dawn F (Tutor)
[00:12:26] ok
[00:12:33] Thank you for using Tutor.com . Please do survey as you leave. Have a great night!

Tammy (Customer)
[00:12:41] you to

Dawn F (Tutor)
[00:12:48] thanks

Tammy (Customer)
[00:12:52] bye!