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VIS (2019): IB Math Studies > Scientific Notation > Flashcards

Flashcards in Scientific Notation Deck (6)
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What is "standard form" and what is it used for?

 

 

Standard form is a way of “abbreviating” very big or very small numbers that are too cumbersome to use in regular form. Normal arithmetic operations can be performed far easier when numbers are written in scientific form than in standard form.

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What does standard form look like?

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How do I convert the number 34,200 into standard form?

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How do I convert the number 0.000367 into standard form?

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