# How do you write 0.000054 in scientific notation?

##### 1 Answer

Mar 22, 2018

#### Explanation:

Scientific notation is a way to use rename really large, or really small numbers so that they are easier to use.

Your number is really small:

We are going to move the decimal place to the right to remove all of the

Put the decimal there and you should have:

Now since we moved

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