How do you write #1240.64 / 6.4# in scientific notation?
See a solution process below:
First, we can divide 1240.64 by 6.4:
Next, to write this term in scientific notation we need to move the decimal point 2 places to the left so the exponent of the 10s term will be positive:
Let's write the entire calculation in scientific notation:
There should be only ONE digit before the decimal point.
Move the decimal point, counting the number of place holders moved.
Now do the division: