How Do You Convert From Decimal Notation to Scientific Notation?

How Do You Convert From Decimal Notation to Scientific Notation?

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Trying to convert a really large or really small number to scientific notation? Watch this tutorial and you'll be a pro in no time!

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Sometimes a number is so big (or so small), that it takes a while to write it all down. Luckily, this number can be written quicker using scientific notation! Watch this tutorial and learn about scientific notation.