hiya, im kinda stuck at understanding one of my questions

my question states the value/10^6

what is 10^6??

and if my value is 28,

is it 28 000 000??

please can someone point me into the right direction

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- Sep 6th 2007, 01:36 PMnaz86powers of 10
hiya, im kinda stuck at understanding one of my questions

my question states the value/10^6

what is 10^6??

and if my value is 28,

is it 28 000 000??

please can someone point me into the right direction - Sep 6th 2007, 01:39 PMThePerfectHacker
- Sep 6th 2007, 01:42 PMnaz86
how do i express 28 000 000 as scientific notation

is it 2.8^7

or if thats wrong, what is scientific notation - Sep 6th 2007, 05:37 PMtopsquark
- Sep 9th 2007, 04:41 AMgauravthegreatPower sign
Generally ^ is the power sign in computer languages as many comupter languages can't display power properly.

So 10^6 generally means 10*10*10*10*10*10 (6-times) or 1000000