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Can someone help me with this, How many significant digits does 96.040 have?

How many significant digits does 96.040 have?

  • Option 1)

    3

  • Option 2)

    2

  • Option 3)

    4

  • Option 4)

    5

 
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As we learnt in 

Rules for significant figures -

Zeros at the end or right of a number are significant provided they are on the right side of the decimal point.

- wherein

0.700 g has three significant figures.

 

Zero at the end and to the right of the decimal point are sgnificant. So, 96.040 has 5 Significant digits.

 

 


Option 1)

3

Incorrect

Option 2)

2

Incorrect

Option 3)

4

Incorrect

Option 4)

5

Correct

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