# How do you write 984.35 in scientific notation?

Mar 6, 2016

Scientific notation of $984.35 = 9.8435 \times {10}^{2}$

#### Explanation:

Multiply any value by 1 and you do not change its value. The thing is; 1 can take many forms. For example ${10}^{2} / {10}^{2}$

$984.35 \times 1 = 984.35$

$984.35 \times {10}^{2} / {10}^{2} \text{ " =" "984.35xx1" " =" } 984.35$

$\frac{984.35}{10} ^ 2 \times {10}^{2} \text{ "=" "984.35xx1" "=" } 984.35$

divide the ${10}^{2}$ into the $984.35$ giving:

$9.8435 \times {10}^{2} = 984.35$

Scientific notation of $984.35 = 9.8435 \times {10}^{2}$