# What is a factor in scientific notation?

It is still a factor.

### How do you do exponets using scientific notation'?

Exponents play a big part in scientific notation because when you write in scientific notation, the first factor must be n between 1 and 10 and the second factor must be the number ten and an exponent. For example, a number in standard form would be 47,000, but in scientific notation, it would be 4.7 x 10 to the 4 power. Another example would be: Standard Form:0.0089 Scientific Notation: 8.9 x 10 to the -3…