5e-8 Written Out in Numbers
5e-8 is a number represented in Scientific Notation. It simply means 5 × 10^-8. 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-8 in decimal form is equal to 0.00000005
How to Convert 5e-8 to decimal number?
Converting 5e-8 from scientific notation to decimal notation, first remove the e-8 on the end, then shift the decimal separator 8 digits to the left in number 5 and the result is 0.00000005
5e-8 = 5 × 10-8 = 0.00000005
Therefore, 5e-8 on a calculator means 0.00000005 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-8 means?
5e-8 is equal to 0.00000005
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