Elementary Technical Mathematics

Published by Brooks Cole
ISBN 10: 1285199197
ISBN 13: 978-1-28519-919-1

Chapter 4 - Section 4.1 - Approximate Numbers and Accuracy - Exercise - Page 163: 19



Work Step by Step

$240,\overline000$ V has 2 non-zero digits. One zero is tagged, so it is significant. One zero is between digits that are significant, so it is significant. The zeroes to the right that are not tagged are not significant. Thus, there are 4 significant digits.
Update this answer!

You can help us out by revising, improving and updating this answer.

Update this answer

After you claim an answer you’ll have 24 hours to send in a draft. An editor will review the submission and either publish your submission or provide feedback.