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# The photographs below show unit conversions on the labels

**Chapter 1, Problem 17**

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**QUESTION:**

The photographs below show unit conversions on the labels of some grocery-store items. Check the accuracy of these conversions.Are the manufacturers using significant figures correctly?

(1) \(0.9oz=26g\)

(2) \(25sqft=8\frac{1}{3}yd\times 12in=2.32m^2\)

(3) \(5lb=80Oz=2.26kg\)

(4) \(16Oz=473.12ml\)

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**QUESTION:**

The photographs below show unit conversions on the labels of some grocery-store items. Check the accuracy of these conversions.Are the manufacturers using significant figures correctly?

(1) \(0.9oz=26g\)

(2) \(25sqft=8\frac{1}{3}yd\times 12in=2.32m^2\)

(3) \(5lb=80Oz=2.26kg\)

(4) \(16Oz=473.12ml\)

**ANSWER:**

Step 1 of 6

We will convert each of the following and check if the values given in the figure are correct.