scientific notation rules

scientific notation rules - value of the exponent. 3) If...

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1) Move the decimal point to the right or left until you have a number that is greater than or equal to 1, but less than 10. 2) Count how many places you moved the decimal point. This number will become the absolute
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Unformatted text preview: value of the exponent. 3) If you moved the decimal point to the left, the exponent will be positive. 4) If you moved the decimal point to the right, make the exponent negative...
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This note was uploaded on 04/12/2011 for the course CHEM 302 taught by Professor Rodriguez during the Fall '10 term at Grand Valley State University.

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