# How do you write 27 thousandths in scientific notation?

##### 1 Answer

The answer is

#### Explanation:

You just have to move the decimal point to the left until it reaches a non zero number and then count how many numbers the decimal point moved. If it moved to the right, the exponent is negative but if it moved to the right, the exponent is positive.

For example, the given is

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