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Converting numbers into scientific notation.

Your goal is to get 10 correct with the fewest problems presented.

Standard Notation Coefficient Exponent
= *10

Results Problems Presented Correct


Write scientific notation for a number greater than 10.

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When you press "New Problem", either the scientific notation or standard notation representation of a number will be shown. Put the corresponding value(s) in the empty cell(s) and press "Check Answer".

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If you are having problems, remember to write zero as a place holder and experiment to see how negative exponents move the decimal point. (Hint: Use negative exponents for small values, between 1 and 0.)

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