# How do you write #634,000# in scientific notation?

##### 1 Answer

Mar 2, 2016

You move the decimal point, untill you have just one non-zero in front of it.

#### Explanation:

You have to move **5 places** , which means the exponent of the

You move **to the left** , which means the power will be positive.

An other way would be to consider that: