7th Grade Math / Lesson 5A: Scientific Notation
What will we be learning in this unit?
Vocabulary words are found in this purple color throughout the lesson. Remember to put these in your notebook.
Standard form of a number is the way we see and use numbers on a regular basis.
Scientific Notation is a way of writing very large values and very small values more efficiently.
Like this: 54,300,000 can be written as 5.43 X 107
Scientific Notation has two parts:
*Hint: The exponent is the same as the number of times the decimal point moves in the original number.