# How do you write 6906 in scientific notation?

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Jun 16, 2018

To write this number in scientific notation we must move the decimal point 3 places to the left so the exponent for the 10s term will be positive:

$6906 = 6906.0 = 6.9060 \times {10}^{3} = 6.906 \times {10}^{3}$