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When do zeros count as significant digits and when don't

Introductory Chemistry | 5th Edition | ISBN: 9780321910295 | Authors: Nivaldo J Tro ISBN: 9780321910295 34

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Problem 5Q

When do zeros count as significant digits and when don't they count?

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Solution 5Q

According to the rules of significant figures, all the non zero digits are significant. Thus (a) when Zeros are present between the nonzero digits are always significant.

For example:

8.098

There are four significant figures in the measured value 8.098

On the other hand,

(b) when zeros are present in the end...

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Textbook: Introductory Chemistry
Edition: 5
Author: Nivaldo J Tro
ISBN: 9780321910295

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