Definition of

Engineering Notation

Engineering Notation
Engineering Notation is a type of Scientific Notation that only uses powers of ten that are multiples of 3.

So 103, 106, 109 etc, and 100, 10-3, 10-6, 10-9 etc, also.

Examples:
• 2,700 = 2.7 × 103
• 27,000 = 27 × 103
• 270,000 = 270 × 103
• 2,700,000 = 2.7 × 106

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