# How do you write #865*10^-7# in standard notation?

##### 1 Answer

Jan 30, 2018

#### Answer:

British standard notation:

Standard notation:

#### Explanation:

If you mean scientific notation, which is standard form in Britain, the number would be:

The decimal was moved two places to the left, so the exponent is increased by

If you mean standard form in which the number is expanded so that there is no exponent, the number would be:

The exponent