Chemistry: The Central Science (13th Edition)

Published by Prentice Hall
ISBN 10: 0321910419
ISBN 13: 978-0-32191-041-7

Chapter 1 - Introduction: Matter and Measurement - Exercises - Page 36: 1.42c



Work Step by Step

Using significant figure rules and order of operations: Step 1: $(0.0045 × 20000.0) + (2813 × 12)$ Simplify what is in the parentheses to the proper significant values using multiplication/division significant figure rules. $(90.) + (3.4 × 10^{4})$ Step 2: Add them together using addition/subtraction significant figure rules. The lowest decimal place is no decimal place, and therefore the answer is: 34090
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