8.5: Scientific Notation Difficulty Level: Basic Created by: CK-12 Estimated10 minsto complete % Progress Practice Scientific Notation MEMORY METER This indicates how strong in your memory this concept is Practice Progress Estimated10 minsto complete % Estimated10 minsto complete % Practice Now MEMORY METER This indicates how strong in your memory this concept is Share Add to Library Turn In Read Practice Resources Details Loading... Notes/Highlights Having trouble? Report an issue. Color Highlighted Text Notes Show More Vocabulary Language: English ▼ English Spanish TermDefinition Scientific Notation Scientific notation is a means of representing a number as a product of a number that is at least 1 but less than 10 and a power of 10. order of magnitude Formally, the order of magnitude is the exponent in scientific notation. Informally it refers to size. Two objects or numbers are of the same order of magnitude are relatively similar sizes. Standard Form As opposed to scientific notation, standard form means writing numbers in the usual way with all of the zeros accounted for in the value. Image Attributions Show Hide Details Description Express large and small numbers using scientific notation. Learning Objectives None Related Materials Scientific Notation Scientific Notation Scientific Notation Scientific Notation Scientific Notation Difficulty Level: Basic Authors: Andrew Gloag Melissa Kramer Anne Gloag Tags: exponent exponential form Exponents (6 more) MAT.ALG.934.L.1 MAT.ALG.934.L.2 MAT.ALG.934.L.4 scientific notation standard form unit Subjects: mathematics Algebra Concept Nodes: MAT.ALG.934 (Scientific Notation) Grades: 8 , 9 Date Created: Feb 24, 2012 Last Modified: Aug 01, 2016 Vocabulary None Save or share your relevant files like activites, homework and worksheet.To add resources, you must be the owner of the Modality. Click Customize to make your own copy.