# How do you convert 3.92 x 10^2 into standard form?

##### 1 Answer
Jul 26, 2015

You get $392$ by moving the point to the right.

#### Explanation:

look at the power of $10$: you move the point to the right of many places as the (positive) value of the exponent of 10, which, in this case is $2$.
You get:
$3.92 \to$ to places to the right:
$39 \textcolor{red}{.} 2$
$392 \textcolor{red}{.} 0 = 392$