# How do you write the number in scientific notation: 322,000,000?

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Nov 15, 2016

#### Explanation:

Scientific notation is a way of writing very big or very small numbers, quickly, easily and accurately, without writing all the zeros as place holders.

It uses a number with only one digit before the decimal point, followed by a power of 10 to indicate the size of the number.

Note that in

Note that in

Count how many places the decimal point has been moved to the left: