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anonymous

  • one year ago

how many significant figures in 0.009?

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  1. welshfella
    • one year ago
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    zeros after the decimal point and before a number > 0 are counted as significant

  2. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    thanks Welshfella.

  3. welshfella
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    yw

  4. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    round 93.63874 into three significant figures

  5. welshfella
    • one year ago
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    ok what is the 4 th significant figure in the number?

  6. welshfella
    • one year ago
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    just start with 9 and count 4 ( 9 = first )

  7. anonymous
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    93.6?

  8. anonymous
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    if that were the case @Cynthia24 it would be 3 sig figs

  9. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    Your 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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