Simple question

• Feb 24th 2013, 10:47 AM
asilvester635
Simple question
5.447E-5 is the same thing as 0.00005447??
• Feb 24th 2013, 10:51 AM
emakarov
Re: Simple question
Quote:

Originally Posted by asilvester635
5.447E-5 is the same thing as 0.00005447??

Yes.
• Feb 24th 2013, 03:48 PM
hollywood
Re: Simple question
Yes - the "E-5" is a shorthand for $\times 10^{-5}$, and $10^{-5}=0.00001$.

- Hollywood