Computing with numbers in scientific notation

7 videos
3 skills
You already understand what scientific notation is. Now you'll actually use it to compute values and solve real-world problems. Common Core Standard: 8.EE.A.4

Multiplying in scientific notation example

VIDEO 4:27 minutes
Multiplying in scientific notation example

Dividing in scientific notation example

VIDEO 6:21 minutes
Example showing how to divide two numbers expressed in scientific notation

Scientific notation example 2

VIDEO 5:23 minutes
Scientific Notation 2

Multiplying and dividing scientific notation

PRACTICE PROBLEMS
Express a product or quotient in scientific notation.

Adding and subtracting in scientific notation

PRACTICE PROBLEMS
Given two numbers written in scientific notation, add or subtract them.