Scientific Notation

Scientific Notation

Scientific Notation
Launch
YOUR CURRENT DEVICE SETTINGS ARE NOT SUPPORTED:
This app requires a desktop (Mac/PC) browser (Chrome, FireFox, Safari, Edge, or Opera) displaying at 1024x768 or higher.

In science, it is not unusual for us to use either very large or very small numbers in our measurements and equations. Before the advent of calculators, we used scientific or exponential notation to simplify handling these very large or very small numbers.

Related Information
Scientific Notation (Greg Smith, 2010)
Video
BioNetwork's Greg Smith explains how scientific notation is used in the life science industry.
Hemocytometer
eLearning
In BioNetwork’s Counting Cells with a Hemocytometer you will learn how to: Count cells using a... more
Microscope for Beginners - Questions and Answers
Video
In this video, Jeff talks through some common issues and questions that beginners experience when... more
Understanding Serological Pipettes
Video
Serological pipettes are used for measuring and transferring volumes of solution. Your technique... more
  •  
  • 1 of 3
  • >