## Thinking Mathematically (6th Edition)

$370,000,000,000 = 3.7 \times 10^{11}$
Move the decimal point 11 places to the left to get 3.7. Then, multiply the given number by $10^{11}$ to retain the original value. $370,000,000,000 = 3.7 \times 10^{11}$