Math and Arithmetic
Algebra

Can you explain how to write 4700000 using scientific notation?

Answer

Wiki User
01/11/2013

It must begin with a digit from 1 to 9 followed by a decimal point:-

So: 4,700,000 = 4.7*106 in scientific notation or standard form this means that the decimal point must move over to the right by 6 places to come back to the original number