How do you write #456,000,000# in scientific notation?
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Step 1: Is adding .00 to your original number
Step 2: move your decimal to the left until their is ONE number in front of the decimal
Step 3: determine your power. Or how many times you had to move your decimal. In this case you moved it 8 times
Step 4: determine if your power is positive or negative. To determine this, you look at your original number. If the number is < 1 or less than one, the power is negative. If the number is >1 or greater than one, the power will be positive. In this case your original number is positive, therefore your power is positive
Step 5: Finally, combine everything and put into scientific notation form.
Your answer is Scientific Notation form is:
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