# How do you write #2.86 times 10^5# in standard form?

##### 1 Answer

#### Explanation:

Write

(making 5 digits to the right of the decimal point.)

Next move the decimal five places to the right.

The number arrived at is

This the required answer

Write

(making 5 digits to the right of the decimal point.)

Next move the decimal five places to the right.

The number arrived at is

This the required answer