# How do you write #0.0000485# in scientific notation?

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#### Explanation:

you take that number and count how far away the first digit is from

The five will be the exponent, but since the non-zero digits are to the right of the zeroes, it'll be

Apr 25, 2018

#### Explanation:

When we write numbers in scientific notation, we want the decimal after the first non-zero digit.

In our case, we want the decimal between the **five** times to the right.

The

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