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ExponentStep

ExponentStep
is an option for NumberForm and related functions that determines in what steps exponents are taken to increase when scientific notation is used.
  • With ExponentStep->s, all exponents given will be multiples of s.
Default formatting to 10 digits:
Restrict exponents to multiples of 6:
Default formatting to 10 digits:
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Out[1]//NumberForm=
 
Restrict exponents to multiples of 6:
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Out[1]//NumberForm=
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