Asked in Math and Arithmetic
How many significant numbers are in the numbers 90.0004?
Answer: There are six. Answer: There is no such thing as "significant numbers". I assume you mean "significant digits". All digits are significant in this case - a zero (or more than one zero) between other digits is always significant. ...
Asked in Numbers
Which numbers have the greatest number of significant numbers?
The significant digits in a number can be arbitrarily small or large in number, according to the method of creating them. Numbers that can have an infinite number of possible significant digits are called transcendental numbers. ...
Asked in Rounding and Estimating Numbers
When you're adding numbers how many significant numbers are there?
The least number of significant figures in any number of the problem determines the number of significant figures in the answer. ...
Asked in Math and Arithmetic, Chemistry, Biochemistry
What are the rules in writing significant figures?
The rules in writing significant figures state that non zero numbers always significant. Zero numbers between the non zero numbers are also significant. Finally, if you write a number in scientific notation and you are able to get rid of the zeroes, they are not significant. ...