# How do you write 6,000 in scientific notation?

Jun 1, 2015

Scientific notation helps writing numbers in relation to exponentials with base $10$.

You just need to factor them, but this is done easily:

$6000 = 6 \cdot 10 \cdot 10 \cdot 10$

Thus, $6000 = 6 \cdot {10}^{3}$