## Intermediate Algebra for College Students (7th Edition)

$-5.716 \times 10^{3}$
To write the number in scientific notation, do the following steps: (1) Move the decimal point 3 places to the left to have $-5.716$ (2)Multiply by $10^{3}$ to retain the original value and find: $=-5.716 \times 10^{3}$