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A family refers to a group of two or more people related by birth, marriage, or adoption who reside together.

In 2000, in Country A, the average family net worth was $410,000, and there was about 6.1 x 10^7 families. Calculate the total family net worth Country A in 2000.

Country A's total family net worth is what in dollars?

(Use scientific notation. Use the multiplication symbol in the math palette as needed. Round to the nearest tenth as needed.)

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If you think about the average give you will realize that 
avg. net worth = total net worth/number of families.
Therefore by algebraically manipulating the equation you will understand that 
total net worth = (avg. net worth) x (number of families)
Hope that helps!