# How do you write 6319 xx 10^(-2) in scientific notation?

May 6, 2016

$6.319 \times 10$

#### Explanation:

In scientific notation there must be only one non-zero digit before the decimal point.

$6319 \times {10}^{- 2}$ = $\left(6.319 \times {10}^{3}\right) \times {10}^{- 2}$

Now simplify the powers of 10.

= $6.319 \times 10$