B. Lamm's Word Problem Math 11 with Mr. Kirkland
One of the brightest stars in the sky is Vega, which is part of the constellations Lyra. Vega is 26 light years from the Earth. One light year= 5.88 X 10^12 miles. How far, in miles, is Vega?
Multiply how far Vega is from Earth by one light year
Group like terms and multiply
Put your answer from the multiplication into scientific notation.