5e-3 Written Out in Numbers

5e-3 is a number represented in Scientific Notation. It simply means 5 × 10^-3. The 'e' stands for exponent and you can think of it as a shorthand for ×10^. Sometimes capital E is used. This notation is also often used in computer programming languages.

Answer: 5e-3 in decimal form is equal to 0.005

How to Convert 5e-3 to decimal number?

Converting 5e-3 from scientific notation to decimal notation, first remove the e-3 on the end, then shift the decimal separator 3 digits to the left in number 5 and the result is 0.005

5e-3 = 5 × 10-3 = 0.005

Therefore, 5e-3 on a calculator means 0.005 as a decimal number

What is Scientific Notation?

Scientific notation is a way of expressing real numbers that are too large or too small to be conveniently written in decimal form.

What is 5e-3 means?

5e-3 is equal to 0.005

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