1,000 Years and Maybe 1,000,000 Tears

The following lyric is from the Roy Orbison song titled "All I Need is Time."

   "All I need is time, maybe a thousand years, 
    Maybe a million tears, but I need time."
Exercises
  1. Using exponents, Orbison's tears-to-years ratio is 10^___:10^___.

  2. Orbison's TPY, where TPY is Tears Per Year, is ____________.

  3. No or Yes: 1,000 is a factor of 1,000,000.


Creator: Gerald D. Thurman [gthurman@gmail.com]
Created: 09 May 2007

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