# What is the place value name for the mass of a hydrogen atom?

The mass of hydrogen atom=

1.7*10x-24

0.0000000000000000000000017g now what I need is:

The PLACE VALUE NAME

example:(sextillionths grams)

https://brainmass.com/health-sciences/evaluation-measurement-and-research-methods/mass-hydrogen-atom-place-name-5521

#### Solution Preview

1.7 x 10 exp-24 grams is also known as 1.7 yoctograms (or 1.7 yg). The metric system works as follows:

prefix: symbol: magnitude: meaning (multiply by):

Yotta Y 10exp24 1 000 000 000 000 000 000 000 000

Zetta Z 10exp21 1 000 000 000 ...

#### Solution Summary

The place value named for the mass of a hydrogen atom are determined. The place value name is examined.

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