# How do you convert 7.41 xx 10^-5 into standard form?

Jul 20, 2015

$7.41 \times {10}^{- 5} = 0.0000741$

#### Explanation:

In order to expand $7.41 \times {10}^{- 5}$ into standard notation, the exponent $- 5$ indicates that the decimal should be moved to the left $5$ places to get $0.0000741$.