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Multiplying and Dividing Monomials

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10^2 = 10 x 10 = 100
 
So the smallest is 10 mm and the largest is 100 times as big, hence 10 x 100 = 1000.
 
I think you missed the exponent part?
If the largest sea cucumbers are MORE THAN 10^2 (100) times longer than the smallest sea cucumbers (10), you have to multiply 10x100, which equals 1000.  So the approx. length of the largest sea cucumber is at least 1000 mm.

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