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Spencer L. Seager + 2 others

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 9781305960060

Chapter 1, Problem 1.74E

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Do the following calculations and use the correct number of significant figures in your answers. Assume all numbers are the results of measurements. In calculations involving both addition/subtraction and multiplication/division, it is usually better to do additions/subtractions first.

**a.**

**b.**

**c.**

**d.**

(HINT: Do divisions first, then subtract.)

**e.**

**f.**

Interpretation Introduction

**(a)**

**Interpretation:**

The calculations are to be expressed by using correct number of significant figures.

**Concept introduction:**

Scientific notation is used to write large numbers by shifting the decimal point. It is expressed as the product of a decimal term and

The given problem is,

The calculation is as follows:

Interpretation Introduction

**(b)**

**Interpretation:**

The calculations are to be expressed by using correct number of significant figures.

**Concept introduction:**

Scientific notation is used to write large numbers by shifting the decimal point. It is expressed as the product of a decimal term and

Interpretation Introduction

**(c)**

**Interpretation:**

The calculations are to be expressed by using correct number of significant figures.

**Concept introduction:**

Scientific notation is used to write large numbers by shifting the decimal point. It is expressed as the product of a decimal term and

Interpretation Introduction

**(d)**

**Interpretation:**

The calculations are to be expressed by using correct number of significant figures.

**Concept introduction:**

Interpretation Introduction

**(e)**

**Interpretation:**

The calculations are to be expressed by using correct number of significant figures.

**Concept introduction:**

Interpretation Introduction

**(f)**

**Interpretation:**

The calculations are to be expressed by using correct number of significant figures.

**Concept introduction:**

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