# How do you write 0.000189 in scientific notation?

##### 1 Answer

Jun 21, 2015

#### Explanation:

Take the decimal point and move it to the right until you pass the first non-zero digit (in this case number

Count the movements of the point and use this value as **NEGATIVE** power of

You get:

so you get:

Remember if you move the point to the right the exponent of

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