Allow scientific notation (E format) in numerical answers

Idea created by Mark Hurwitz on Aug 28, 2015
    This idea has been developed and deployed to Canvas
    Often students work with very large or small numbers, and need to enter numerical values such as "3.27E15" or "9.2E-6".  Canvas should allow this format in answers to numerical questions; it's so widely used in engineering and programming.
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