# Basic Operations

# Scientific Notation Examples

### Example 1

Write 26,500,000 in scientific notation. | Note: even if you don't see a decimal at the end of a number, it's there. |

### Example 2

Write 307,000 in scientific notation. | This time, there is a zero that is a significant digit. Be sure to include this in the coefficient. |

### Example 3

Write in standard notation. | If scientific notation is shorthand, then |

### Example 4

Write 0.00006009 in scientific notation. | Remember when we told you that you could write very small numbers using scientific notation? Well, here's your big (or really small) chance. |

### Example 5

Write in standard notation. | Since the ten is raised to a negative power, you know that you are working with a very small number. |