Scientific Notation Generator

Scientific Notation Problem Generator

When you press "New Problem", either the scientific notation or standard notation representation of a number will be shown. Put the corresponding value(s) in the empty cell(s) and press "Check Answer". 

NOTE: The generator also produces problems with a coefficient less than one. While this is not Scientific Notation, the converted answer will produce the correct standard notation value.


Standard NotationCoefficientExponent
= *10

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Scientific Notation

Introduction to Scientiic Notation:   Learn the basic principles of scientific notation. Convert standard numbers to scientific notation.

Scientific Notation Generator: Javascript program will enable you to practice converting any number from basic notation to scientific notation.

Multiplication with Scientific Notation:   Learn multiplication using scientific notation, with positive and negative exponents.

Division with Scientific Notation:   Learn division using scientific notation with positive and negative exponents.

Word Problems using Scientific Notation:   Mixed multiplication/division problems, word problems using scientific notation.

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