... or dividing, the result will have the same number of significant figures as the least number of significant figures in the numbers ...

4 Answers · Science & Mathematics · 08/03/2010

Significant figures are the number of digits that really mean something in the current...

1 Answers · Science & Mathematics · 28/07/2012

...subtraction: 452.6755 - 452.33 is 0.3455, but only two figures here would be significant because the 452.33 is ..., then at the end, I can just drop one figure . It makes it easier to keep track of...

2 Answers · Science & Mathematics · 20/06/2013

...reason he rounded them all to 5 significant figures . Both sides of the decimal count. ...0.009864 = 9.864 * 10^(-3) The least significant figures on either term is 3, which is the same for...

4 Answers · Science & Mathematics · 27/09/2008

The significant figures are a simple guide to show how far out (digits...think is more accurate and precise? All the figures mean is that you can read the measurement down to a...

2 Answers · Science & Mathematics · 26/05/2010

Significant figures seem difficult to a lot of people here, so let me try to explain the concept...

4 Answers · Science & Mathematics · 26/04/2007

..., points, planes, and surfaces and of plane figures and solids composed of combinations of these. A shape...

2 Answers · Science & Mathematics · 10/11/2008

To round to n significant figures : Start with the leftmost non-zero digit (e.g. the '1' in 1200, or the...for more details. Officially if the first not significant figure is a 5 not followed by any other digits or followed...

2 Answers · Science & Mathematics · 05/04/2010

... not considered "significant" when finding significant figures . So, the answers are the last two ie: 1. 0.004384 2. 0...

2 Answers · Science & Mathematics · 07/09/2006

... uncirtain digit is called as significant figure . here are the rules ~all non zero digits...there in the original number with the least significant figure . eg: density=4.237g/2.5cm3 = 1.69g cm -3 {2...

1 Answers · Science & Mathematics · 21/09/2010