How do you write #5times10^2# in standard form?

2 Answers
May 23, 2018

Answer:

#500#

Explanation:

#5times10^2#

count right one 0 for each number in the exponent of 10:

#500#

May 23, 2018

Answer:

500

Explanation:

In scientific notation you shift the decimal place right (or left in the case of negative exponents) a number of places equal to the exponent. You then add zeros as necessary, so:

5.000 becomes
50.00 which becomes
500.0