×
×

# Solution: Correct any answers that have the incorrect number ISBN: 9780321910295 34

## Solution for problem 64P Chapter 2

Introductory Chemistry | 5th Edition

• Textbook Solutions
• 2901 Step-by-step solutions solved by professors and subject experts
• Get 24/7 help from StudySoup virtual teaching assistants Introductory Chemistry | 5th Edition

4 5 0 339 Reviews
18
3
Problem 64P

Correct any answers that have the incorrect number of significant figures.

(a) 78.9 + 890.43 − 23 = 9.5 × 102

(b) 9354 − 3489.56 + 34.3 = 5898.74

(c) 0.00407 + 0.0943 = 0.0984

(d) 0.00896 − 0.007 = 0.00196

Step-by-Step Solution:
Step 1 of 3

Problem 64P

Correct any answers that have the incorrect number of significant figures.

(a) 78.9 + 890.43 − 23 = 9.5 × 102

(b) 9354 − 3489.56 + 34.3 = 5898.74

(c) 0.00407 + 0.0943 = 0.0984

(d) 0.00896 − 0.007 = 0.00196

Solution: Here, we are going to correct the answers given that have insignificant numbers of significant figures.

Step1:

When addition or subtraction is carried out in the  numbers having different precisions, the final result should be reported up to the same number of decimal places as are present in the term having the least number of decimal places.

Again, in multiplication or division, the final result should be reported up to the same number of significant numbers as are present in the term with the least number of...

Step 2 of 3

Step 3 of 3

##### ISBN: 9780321910295

Unlock Textbook Solution