# How many sig figs?

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Physics Sig Figs
When you are multiplying two numbers, how do you determine the number of significant figures? You go with the lowest sig figs in your problem. so suppose you multiply 2.34 and 8.9574, in your product you should have 3 sig figs as the lowest sig fig in your problem is 2.34 ...

Chemistry- sig figs
0.2748 Is my answer and the problem is sig figs... The question have two sig figs so would it be .27 or .28?

How many sig figs?
For this question: what is the boiling point of 0.39 mol ethylene glycol and 0.13 mol KBr in 155 g H2O? I got 102.1470968 and I tried it with 2 and with 3 sig figs but it's both wrong. I know that's the correct answer but I don't know how many sig figs I'm suppose to use

physics steve or damon help!!!!
SIG FIGS. how many sig figs in 6:70. hOW TO FIND SIG FIGS IN TIMe.

sig figs
I am having trouble with my sig figs Many scientific data are reported at 25°C. What is this temperature in kelvins and in degrees Fahrenheit? I got 3.0e2 degrees kelvin since it will have to have two sig figs but it said it was wrong

How many sig figs?
An equilibrium mixture of the following reaction was found to have [H2] = 0.020 M and [I2] = 0.020 M at 340°C. What is the concentration of HI? H2(g) + I2(g)--> 2 HI(g) Keq = 69 at 340°C I got .166 but it said check number of sig figs so im guessing its 2 sig figs but I ...

chemistry
Sig figs 33.067. 5 sig figs .0908. 3sig figs 1099. 4 .0087. 2 check pls

chemistry
for a manometer flask diagram, if ha = 134 mm, how do I convert to torr, Pa, and atm with the right amount of sig figs? Related to sig figs, how do I get the right amount of sig figs (which is 2) with 8339?

sig figs
how do you round 0.009934 to two sig figs? would it be .010? or would that be 3 sig figs?

SIG FIGS
How many significant figures does 22.0, 0.22, 22. , 0.022? Im just confused as to the decimal addition to numbers and what the sig figs will be for them. If you don't mind can you please state some rules for sig figs that are helpful and some confusing rules as well and pretty...

Chemisty (Sig Figs)
1.20 Mm to kilometers its 1200 but when I put it in it said not the correct number of sig figs

Math
What is the difference between the measured values of 1.05m and 1.050m? What factor of a measurement tool determines the sig figs of a measured value? The two values are different because of their sig figs, the first has 3 and the other has 4. I think that the factor of a ...

What is the difference between the measured values of 1.05m and 1.050m? What factor of a measurement tool determines the sig figs of a measured value? The two values are different because of their sig figs, the first has 3 and the other has 4. I think that the factor of a ...

What is the difference between the measured values of 1.05m and 1.050m? What factor of a measurement tool determines the sig figs of a measured value? The two values are different because of their sig figs, the first has 3 and the other has 4. I think that the factor of a ...

chem
do this using the appropriate number of sig figs 320.44 − (3104.1/2.6) i got -880 as my answer and it said to check my sig figs. I thought it was all the numbers up to the ones place

sig figs
each of the following were suppose to be rounded to two sig figs. mark then correct or incorrect. if incorrect state the correct answer 1) 1.249 103 to 1.3 103 i know its wrong but i don't know the correct answer 2)7.999 102 to 80 its wrong and i thought it was 800. but they ...

Chemisty (Sig Figs)
this is my last question for the whole assigment and im soo glad!!! (9465 + 45 - 9.9) 8.1 X 10^6 i got 76950.e6 it said it was half right and said check your number of sig figs

Chemisty (Sig Figs)
Each of the following numbers was supposed to be rounded to two significant figures. For each one below, decide whether it was correctly rounded or not, and for those that were incorrectly rounded, correct them. (a) 3.149 e3 to 3.2 e3 Its incorrect but I don't know the correct...

chemistry
1) Starting with 75.00 g of 1-propanol and 75.00 g of PCl 3. Calculate the theoretical yield of 1-chloropropane. 3CH3CH2CH2OH + PCl 3 --> 3CH3CH2CH2Cl + H3PO3 Answer in terms of grams. the answer that i got is 98.12, is this right and how many sig figs should it be? 2) What...

SIG FIGS
174.69 rounded to 2 sig figs

Beginning Chemistry
I am really confused weith sig. figs. and it would really help if someone could check my answers. My answers are after each problem Determine the number of sig. figs. in the following (a)12.7040g - 6 (b)200.0 cm - 4 (c)276.2 tons - 4 (e)4.00 x 10^3 - 3 (f)100 degrees C - 1

Physics
I'm confused about significant digits in multi-step problems. If I have something like (7.004 +0.2230)/(15.1-0.033+12.07) do I first do the addition and round to 4 sig figs and then do the denominator and round to 2 sig figs and finally divide? Or do I just work everything out...

Can someone please check my answers and make sure they're correct? A) How much heat would it take to raise the temperature of 46.0 g of water from 90.0 to 100.0 C? Answer using correct sig figs, sign, and units. My answer: +1.92x10^3 J B) How many joules are released when 84.0...

SIGS FIGS
WHAT ARE SIG FIGS

Chemistry Check
A thermocouple was calibrated to give Celsius temperature. In the ice bath the voltage reading was 0.250 V, and in boiling water at 736 Torr the reading was 1.20 V. Derive the conversion equation between Volts and temp. C. So if I'm working this right, it should go like this: ...

Sig Figs
In a 9V circuit, all the resistors are 20 or 40 kilo Ohms. Convention says that calcs should therefore be quoted to 1 sig fig, since the volts are the least accuracy. 2 seems better though. Any ideas?

Propagation of error and sig. figs
I'm really embarrassed to ask this! I knew how to do it before but I forgot after 2 years. I remember learning it for analytical chemistry :( So a basic problem: What is x= a+b+c? given that: a= 100.7 +/- 0.05 b= 0.61 +/- 0.005 c=226 +/- 0.5 OK. My question is the following: I...

math
See below PLEASE at ******** If computing N(t) = Pa^t where P=642.035376 and a = 2.900129566 (both are stored in calculator), to what extent should the values of N(5), N(7) and N(9) be rounded? and why? Note: N(5)= 131,718 N(7)= 1,107,849 N(9)= 9,317,847 algebra - bobpursley, ...

algebra
SEE BELOW PLEASE at******** If computing N(t) = Pa^t where P=642.035376 and a = 2.900129566 (both are stored in calculator), to what extent should the values of N(5), N(7) and N(9) be rounded? and why? Note: N(5)= 131,718 N(7)= 1,107,849 N(9)= 9,317,847 algebra - bobpursley, ...

algebra
SEE BELOW PLEASE at******** If computing N(t) = Pa^t where P=642.035376 and a = 2.900129566 (both are stored in calculator), to what extent should the values of N(5), N(7) and N(9) be rounded? and why? Note: N(5)= 131,718 N(7)= 1,107,849 N(9)= 9,317,847 algebra - bobpursley, ...

chem
why are sig. figs important?

chemistry
how many sig figs are in 85,100?

science
How do I multiply using sig figs?

MATHS
what is 0.0113 to 2 sig figs please

Math
How many sig figs does tan^-1(9/7) have?

chemistry
how many sig figs in this number: 32.6721

Math
174.69 rounded to 2 sig figs

chem sig figs
How many significant figures are in 0.0? And how about 0.00?

beginning chemistry
The problem says indicate the the number of sig. figs. that should be present in the answers to the following problem without solving the problem. 0.70 x 7.00 x 6.880= What is a sig.fig. and how can you find them without solving the problem? It doesn't make sense

Chemistry
This should be easy... What would 61.98 be to three sig figs?? 62.0 or 61.9??

Chemisty (Sig Figs)
79.7 + 890.43 - 23 = 9.5 e2 its wrong and I am suppose to correct it.

Physics
how many sig figs do you use for estimated absolute uncertainties?

chemistry
(3.84 x 103 x 0.764) + 1.59 answer with the correct sig figs

chemistry
(2.60 x 10^3 x 0.897) + 2.69 (with correct # of sig figs) IS the answer 2334.89

significant figures
(42.70 + 0.259) / 28.4 I wanted to know, if it 1.510 or 1.51? because it has to be correct sig figs.

significant figures
how do i make 1020 to 2 sig figs? it cant round to 1100..

Chemistry
Round this to two sig figs: 4025000 Is the correct answer 4.0 x 10^6?

Chemistry
Hi I need help with sig figs with this problem (0.6216+0.0871)/(0.0740+0.0335)

chemistry
your in seam is 35.0 in.how many cm is this?show your final answer with units and correct sig figs.

science
What are the rules for number of sig figs in the answer when multiplying/dividing? when adding /subtracting?

math
sig figs for.. 1.399 x by 10-3 0.0763 m2 212.080 g 673.133 K 6.69808e+06 cm

sig figs
70.74074074 ^ 1/4 = a 2.900129566 = a Now I have to round to 3 significant digits. Is it 2.90 or 2.9001?

physics
Velocity and displacement with uniform acceleration: 1. A car with an initial speed of 23.7 km/h accelerates at a uniform rate of 0.92 m/s^2 for 3.6 s. Find the final speed and the displacement of the car during this time. The final speed is 36 km/h. is this right? did i do ...

Physics
Calculate the power output of a 1.5 fly as it walks straight up a windowpane at 2.2 P=__W (2 sig figs)

Physics
Calculate the power output of a 1.5 fly as it walks straight up a windowpane at 2.2 2 sig figs P= ___W

conversion problems
150. cm to millimeters i got it to 1500mm. but it said check the number of sig figs.

Chemistry
(2.50mL)(0.10M) / 75.00mL = 0.003333 Im not sure how many sig figs to use. Would it 3.33e-3?

Math
How many significant figures does 22.0, 0.22, 22. , 0.022? Im just confused as to the decimal addition to numbers and what the sig figs will be for them. Thank you!!!

sig figs
7.49e7/[(4/3)*(3.1416)*(1.4 e2)] I get 24707113200 but is wrong. sory for bad english. is not my first lenguage.

Chemistry
How many sig figs is 820 g of carbon (which has molar mass 12.01) supposed to have when converted to moles?

Chemistry
What is the heat capacity of 190g of liquid water? I came up with 794.96 but it says my sig figs are wrong? Help?????

ROUNDING
It is pretty easy but I am not quite sure. Round 0.03095583 to the 3 sig figs. Is it 3.12 x E-2 The format is OK but the rounded-off number is 3.10 x 10^-2 2681

Physics
the teacher said something about doing the correct sig figs..im not sure if it applies to this, im so confused! 10.2* 7.5 =76.5? 27.1/5.31 =5.103578154425612?? 2.712 + 10.8= 13.512?

Chemisty (Sig Figs)
so i am terrible at this. Round each number to 3 significant numbers. Can you explain? 1. 9845.42800 2. 1.548937675e12 3. 10.7771777425 4. 0.000045875 thanks:)

chemistry
Convert 15 ºF to degrees K. (Just type the number with correct sig figs, do worry about finding the degree symbol)

Chemistry
At 752.3 torr and 20.35oC, what is the density of argon in g/L? Report your answer with 4 sig figs I got 1.875 using d=PM/RT, but it says wrong. I don't know why... I appreciate your help.

physics
The highest George can suck water up a very long straw is 2.0m What is the lowest pressure he can maintain in his mouth? Express to two sig figs

rounding
(a) 455 cal to joules thats 1 903.72 joules but i need to round it to 3 sig figs how do u do that?

chemistry
Did I round to the correct number of Sig figs? 18.0/83 x 100= 22% 15.87/149.87x 100= 11.3%

(0.80M)(5.00mL) = c2 (75.00mL) c2 = 5.33e-2 M Is the correct amount of sig figs?

chemistry
Calculate the amount of heat required to raise the temperature of a 16 g sample of water from 5°C to 12°C. Round to the correct number of sig figs. I got 5e3 and it was wrong.

How many kilograms of chlorine are in 24 kg of each of the following chlorofuorocarbons (CFCs)? 1) CF2CL2 express answer using two sig figs how would i solve for this problem??? thanks!

Chemistry
What should be the number of significant figures in the following calculation? It's an error calculation which is absolute value (True value - experimental value) / true value * 100 so it would be: absolute value [-601.7 - (-587)] / -601.7 * 100 Should the answer be 2.44 or 2....

Physics
The fisherman decelerates steadily to a stop in 20.6 s. What is the boat's acceleration, in m/s2, during this last portion of the trip? Initial velocity is 1.70 m/s. Use correct sig figs. The answer is not -0.0825?

chem.
Calculate the amount of heat required to raise the temperature of a 25 g sample of water from 5°C to 10.°C. i got 523 then rounded it to two sig figs 520 but it said it was wrong

Chemistry
What is the volume of 2.0 kg of isopropyl alcohol at 20 degrees Celsius? Density at 20 degrees is 0.785g/ml. I got .00255 ml when using 3 sig figs.

Chemistry
Calculate the pH after 0.13 mol of NaOH is added to 1.00 L of the solution that is 0.57 M HF and 1.13 M KF. I got the answer of 3.66 to 3 sig figs, but it's wrong. Can you please tell me what I did wrong? -Thanks

chemistry
Ethanol has a density of 0.780 g/mL. What volume would 500. grams of ethanol occupy. Answer with correct number of sig figs

Chemistry
For 0.06697mol / 0.1kg = 0.6697 mol/kg does my answer have the correct amount of sig figs? Same for 0.1004mol / 0.1kg = 1.004mol/kg ?

Chemistry
Calculate the mass percent of water in the hydrate Al2(SO4)3·18H2O to four sig. figs. I got this answer 60.23, but I just am confused on how to correctly write the units

Chemistry
Calculate the density (g/L) of 478 mL of krypton at 47 degrees C and 671 mmHg. I wasn't sure about this one but I got: density = 2820 g/L with sig figs

Physics
What is the coeffecient of drag for the shape that has diameter 7.32[cm]? . Use three sig. figs. or N/A if there is not enough information. 2. You have a large wind tunnel of cross-sectional area 0.95[m2]. You have a set of shapes that are all the same shape except they each ...

chemistry
1.64 L of a 4.95 M solution is diluted to form a 2.58 M solution. (Rounded to 3 sig figs) there are __________ L of the 2.58 M solution formed.

CHEMISTRY
2H20(l) = 2H2 (g) +O2 (g) For the above, if 1.50 mg of water is decomposed, what mass of hydrogen is procduced? (1 mg=10^6g=1 metric ton)? I came up with 0.1678475161 and rounded it to .17 mg H2. Am I on the right track and did I include the correct amount sig figs?

chemistry
An antibiotic is sold in 4.0 mL ampoules that contain 60.0 mg of drug (60.0 mg/ 4.0 mL). How many milliliters of the antibiotic should be withdrawn from the ampoule if 20 mg are to be administered to a patient?Answer with the correct number of sig figs

chemistry
A patient has 0.050 L of blood drawn and this volume of blood has a mass of 55.0 g. What is the density of the blood? Answer with the correct number of sig figs

chemistry
A patient has 0.050 L of blood drawn and this volume of blood has a mass of 55.0 g. What is the density of the blood? Use correct number of sig figs 1.1?

chemistry
An antibiotic is sold in 4.0 mL ampoules that contain 60.0 mg of drug (60.0 mg/ 4.0 mL). How many milliliters of the antibiotic should be withdrawn from the ampoule if 20 mg are to be administered to a patient?Use correct number of sig figs 0.75ml?

chemistry
What is the percentage yield of the reaction of 4.9 g isoamyl alcohol with 4.9 g of acetic acid if 3.5 g of isoamyl acetate product is obtained after distillation? Enter your answer, without a % symbol, to 2 sig. figs.

chemistry
One mole of an ideal gas is expanded from a volume of 1.00 atm. How much work (in joules) is performed on the surroundings? Ignore sig figs for this problem. (T=300 K; 1 L*atm=101.3 J)

Chem 10
Calculate the value of the following in exponential form, using standard scientific or "e" notation (for example, 105 = 1.05e2). Enter the correct number of significant figures. (2.700e2 cm)3 / (1.20e3 cm)2 Can't understand how many sig figs.

Physics
Platform area = 0.027[m2]. Wind Speed = 7.1[ms-1]. Air Density = 1[kg m-3]. Drag = 0.39[N]. Lift = 1.45[N]. Coeffecient of Lift = Use three sig. figs. or N/A if no answer. Platform area = 0.045[m2]. Wind Speed = 5.7[ms-1]. Air Density = 1[kg m-3]. Drag = 0.77[N]. Lift = 1.19[N...

Math?
33.2 °C - 25.1 °C = 8.1 °C Would my answer be 8.1 °C or 8.10°C ?? I have to consider sig figs but idk if 8.10 °C would be correct & if that should be my final answer??

chemistry
Calculate the temperature in kelvin of a 2.5 mol sample at 8.3 atm in 45 L. Give your answer to 2 sig figs. Which equation do I use to calculate temperature?

trig/sig figs
There are 60" in 1', 60' in 1°, and 2π radians in 360°. Convert arc-seconds into radians. KEep 6 significant figures. If someone could help and walk me through this process, it would be soooo appreciated!

astronomy & space
What is the redshift of a galaxy which lies at a distance of 50 mpc, asssuming that the hubble constant is H_0 = 67 km s^-1 Mpc^-1? assume that the speed of light is c=3.0x10^5 Km s^-1 please answer to an accuracy of 2 sig figs. Thankyou.

chemistry
You are traveling in a country that uses the metric system. Your child is sick and a nurse determines her temperature to be 40.8 ºC. What is this temperature in ºF? (1.8*40.8)+32=105.44 105 (answer with correct # of sig figs)

CHEMISTRY
Round this to three sig figs. 0.03335 Is it 0.0334? Is the rule: odd number goes up and even number stays the same? 3 is odd and is next to five...

Physics
An automobile accelerates 1.77 m/s2 over 6.00 s to reach freeway speed at the end of the entrance ramp. If the car's final velocity is 24.44 m/s, what is it's initial speed when it began accelerating. the answer i got was 35.06 m/s (35.1 m/s when doing sig figs). I didn't no ...

chemistry
How many grams of water would you add to 1.00 kg of 1.48 m CH3OH(aq) to reduce the molality to 1.00 m CH3OH. Use two sig figs. I get 4.8 * 10^2 grams and its not right. I want to put this up here again to see if there are any errors that could have possibly been made

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