April 14, 2024

Standard form

Standard form is just a way of rewriting any number, sometimes also referred to as ‘scientific notation’. This should be in the form a × 10k , where a is between 1 and 10, and k is an integer.

10 = 1 × 101

10000 = 1 × 104

1705 = 1.705 × 103

351200000 = 3.512 × 108