How do you write 0.096 in scientific notation?
# 9.6 xx10^-2 #
A number in scientific notation has to satisfy the following conditions
It has to be of the form :
# a xx10^n #
where 1 ≤ a < 10 , and n is an integer.
To convert 0.096 into a number between 1 and 10 = 9.6
To put it back into it's original form requires moving the
decimal point 2 places to the left from where we have put it.
#rArr 0.096 = 9.6 xx 10^-2 #