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...Scientific Notation Numbers can be infinite. They can be too large or small. In this manner, it would be impractical to write them in such a way that it would take time and may be prone to mistakes. It is in line with this that scientific notation was discovered in order to make life more convenient in dealing with too large or small numbers. Scientific notation can be expressed in the following ways: Suppose we want to express 8,900 in a simple way using scientific notation, its new form would be 8.9 x 103. Thus, in cases where numbers can be too large, such as 8,900,000,000,000,000, scientific notation finds its way to transform the said number into simplified form: 8.9 x 1015. In cases... ...