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anonymous
 one year ago
how many significant figures in 0.009?
anonymous
 one year ago
how many significant figures in 0.009?

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welshfella
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2zeros after the decimal point and before a number > 0 are counted as significant

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0round 93.63874 into three significant figures

welshfella
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2ok what is the 4 th significant figure in the number?

welshfella
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2just start with 9 and count 4 ( 9 = first )

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0if that were the case @Cynthia24 it would be 3 sig figs

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Your asking to round to four sig figs. EX: 90.008 has 5 sig figs because the thousandth's place holds a significant number. Sig figs just show how accurate your data needs to be.
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