# How do you write 98.180004 in scientific notation?

Feb 21, 2016

$9.8180004 \cdot {10}^{1}$

#### Explanation:

The goal of writing a number in scientific notation is to have a decimal number, with one digit to the left of the decimal point, followed by $a$ * ${10}^{s o m e p o w e r}$

So,dividing the 98.180004 by 10, 1 time(s), making it a 9.8180004

Now keeping the number in format $a$ * ${10}^{s o m e p o w e r}$
Thus,
the answer is $9.8180004 \cdot {10}^{1}$