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# How do you convert numbers into decimal notation?

1. Changing From Fractions to Decimals. To change a fraction to a decimal, we count the number of zeros in the denominator. This number is the number of digits to the right of the decimal place.
2. Examples. 3 59 5. = 0.3 , = 0.59, = 0.005. 10 100 1,000. 17 8. 4 = 4.17 , 93 = 93.008. 100 1000.
3. Exercises. Write the decimal form of.

Just so, how do you convert to ordinary notation?

How to Convert a Number to Scientific Notation

1. Move the decimal point in your number until there is only one non-zero digit to the left of the decimal point.
2. Count how many places you moved the decimal point.
3. If you moved the decimal to the left b is positive.

Furthermore, what is a decimal notation? Decimal notation is simply a form of a number using a decimal point. An example is 0.7 . Decimals use the base ten. Thus, they have tenths, hundredths, thousandths, ten thousandths, etc. places.

Then, how do you convert a decimal to a power?

To convert to scientific notation, start by moving the decimal place in the number until you have a coefficient between 1 and 10; here it is 3.45. The number of places to the left that you had to move the decimal point is the exponent. Here, we had to move the decimal 4 places to the right, so the exponent is -4.

How many significant figures does 100 have?

Scientific Notation

(1) 1000 1x103 -- so one sig fig
(2) 0.001 1x10-3 -- so one sig fig
(3) 100. 1.00x102 -- so three sig figs
(4) 0.00100 1.00x10-3 -- so three sig figs
(5) 100 (with two sig figs) 1.0x102 -- so two sig figs

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