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# Should a number be rounded if ellipses are used to indicate that the number continues?

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###### Answered 2012-09-15 11:47:53

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Which is correct? the 2nd or 3rd number for Pi?:

1. Pi = 3.141592653589793238 (more Pi)

2. Pi = 3.141592654...

3. Pi = 3.141592653...

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