# The distance between the sun and Neptune is approximately 2,800,000,000 miles, how do you write it in scientific notation?

##### 1 Answer

Jun 3, 2018

#### Explanation:

When we write numbers in scientific notation, we want one non-zero digit before the decimal. This means we'll have the decimal between the

We need to loop the decimal

Since we looped left, the exponent will be positive. We have

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