# What is the scientific notation for 8 million?

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Jun 25, 2018

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#### Explanation:

This is exactly the idea behind scientific notation: you are interested in the magnitude of the number (in this case millions), and so you express numbers as a certain coefficient times the most significative magnitude.

In this case we literally say "eight millions", which means that the coefficient is

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