When would you use rounding based on significant digits?

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When would you use rounding based on significant digits?

Postby Learning at 50 » Sun Jul 18, 2010 4:14 am

When would you use rounding based on significant digits? I have never come across it before and I'm just curious on its application.

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Re: When would you use rounding based on significant digits?

Postby theshadow » Sun Jul 18, 2010 11:37 am

You use it in science classes a lot. Like if you dont round propoerly in chemistry labs youll get points taken off.


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