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ILKGA

The number 68080 has how many sig figs?

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  1. TheBatman
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    What do you think?

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  2. ILKGA
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    5

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  3. praveenroyg
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    sig figs?

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  4. ILKGA
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    significant figures

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  5. TheBatman
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    WHy 5? Is it because there is a total of 5 numbers? If so, that's incorrect. D-Do you have notes on this topic? Maybe a textbook?

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  6. praveenroyg
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    5 is right

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  7. TheBatman
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    I'm not sure that your statement is correct, friend.

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  8. ILKGA
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    Well at least we are all polite :)

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  9. praveenroyg
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    plss refer http://www.usca.edu/chemistry/genchem/sigfig.htm

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  10. ILKGA
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    its 5 68,080. No decimals. 2500 has 4 sig figs 0.00700 has 3 sig f

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  11. ILKGA
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    am i right?

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  12. TheBatman
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    Look at the 7th row, I'm sorry.

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  13. hera474
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    I don't know why but it is 5 :) http://www.chem4free.info/calculators/signdig.htm

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  14. ILKGA
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    ALL zeroes between non-zero numbers are ALWAYS significant.

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  15. TheBatman
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    But after?

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  16. ILKGA
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    so it would be 4 then

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  17. TheBatman
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    I'd think so.

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  18. ILKGA
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    just looked at the answer and it is 4. Ty for the help

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  19. TheBatman
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    You do know why it is 4?

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  20. ILKGA
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    because of the 0 at the end of the number

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  21. TheBatman
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    Yes.

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