What does E-02 mean in a decimal number?

========= QUESTION --------- When I run a query in Access, or have large number in Excel, what does it mean when it is a large number with an E-02, or E+02 at the end? Or for that matter, E+/-any number?   ========= ANSWER --------- This is Exponential Notation (also known as Scientific Notation or Standard [...]

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