# How do you write #(3.00 times 10^8 m/s) / (5.68 times 10^9 m)# in scientific notation?

##### 1 Answer

Nov 5, 2015

The numbers are:

There is something wrong with the 'units' configuration in the question!!

#### Explanation:

First the numbers:

write as

Now look at the indices.

Note that

Now look at the units:

as it is one over s it is

Putting it all together:

You have to have 'some form of unit' per second!!!!

Did you mean

If so then they all cancel out and you have no units. Just numbers!!