# How do you write 2.8times10^ 5 in standard form?

Dec 23, 2016

280000

#### Explanation:

To write the value in standard form remove the exponents.

${10}^{5} = 10 \times 10 \times 10 \times 10 \times 10$

Each time you multiply by 10 the decimal is moved one place to the right so