# How do you write 73,480,000 in scientific notation?

##### 2 Answers

Apr 28, 2018

#### Explanation:

to write 73,480,000 in scientific notation begin by moving the decimal until the 7 is in the ones place.

7.348

Since we needed to move the decimal place 7 places this is

So the scientific notation looks like

Aug 8, 2018

#### Explanation:

The key realization is that when we write numbers in scientific notation, we want one digit before the decimal point.

In our case, we must loop it

Hope this helps!