what is the number 0.00000482 written in scientific notation?
Move the decimal so that there is one whole number. 0.00000482 => 4.82 We moved 6 units to the left so: 4.82 * 10^-6
In order to write 0.00000482 in scientific notation we need to move the decimal point from its current location to a new position. Here... 0.000004.82 So, now we need to move the decimal point 6 places to the left. This means that the power of 10 will be negative 6. The answer is.. 4.82⋅10^−6 Good luck and Happy Holidays~