# How do you write 0.036 using scientific notation?

Jun 10, 2018

$3.6 \times {10}^{- 2}$

#### Explanation:

As per the question, we have

$0.036$

$= \frac{36}{1000}$

$= \frac{3.6}{100}$

$= \frac{3.6}{10} ^ 2$

$= 3.6 \times \frac{1}{10} ^ 2$

$= 3.6 \times {10}^{- 2}$