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Solution 12676: Meaning of EE on Texas Instruments' Scientific and Graphing Calculators.

Why do you use EE for scientific notation on scientific and graphing calculators?

EE stands for Enter Exponent. It represents the expression *10^. For example, 2E-4 means 2*10-4. This notation has become the most used by mathematicians to input numbers in scientific notation.

For additional information refer to the online guidebook for the calculator model.