# How do you express 96,470,000 using scientific notation?

##### 1 Answer

Dec 5, 2016

#9.647 xx 10^7#

#### Explanation:

Well, expressing values in scientific notation is simply moving the decimal place behind the very first number, and keeping the significant digits.

In this case, the decimal place is behind the last

The significant digits (in this case) are any number other than

As a result, we get:

#9.647 xx 10^7#

Hope this helps :)