Posted by **Maryam :)** on Tuesday, November 27, 2012 at 7:53pm.

If two numbers are written in scientific notation. how can you tell which number is greater?

Where on a number line does the value of a positive number in scientific notation with a negative exponent lie?

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**Rylee**, Tuesday, November 27, 2012 at 8:11pm
The number with the greater coefficient and/or exponent is the greater number. n x 10^E where "n" is the coefficient, and "E" is the exponent.

examples: 1.23 x 10^21 > 1.23 x 10^20

Between zero and one

Hope this helps :)

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**Maryam :)**, Tuesday, November 27, 2012 at 8:27pm
Thanks :)

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**nathan**, Sunday, November 1, 2015 at 9:37am
write this 2.2x10 to the 6 power

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**nathan**, Sunday, November 1, 2015 at 9:39am
write 2.2x10 to the 6 power in decimal form

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