Scientific Notation

Scientific notation is the expression of a number based on the largest exponent of 10 for its value, where the form is a decimal number A x 10n.

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Scientific Notation

What is scientific notation?

Scientific notation is a way of writing large and small numbers

Scientific Notation

What is 0.0000056 in scientific notation?

Move 6 decimal places from the starting point to get 5.6 x 10-6. We obtain the negative exponent due to the leading nonzero digit 5 in the millionths place.


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