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Midterm 2014 Question 6

Posted: Tue Feb 14, 2017 12:08 am
by Armo_Derbarsegian_3K
K=e^13.2 is what the CR does, but when I do it, I use the full number e^13.20417583... which varies my answer from the given, 540365, to 542626.

This is a fairly large difference and the final answer is worth 4 pts. Would we get points for doing it either way? CR or round at end way.

Re: Midterm 2014 Question 6

Posted: Tue Feb 14, 2017 3:09 am
by Jennifer Ngo 1M
Dr. Lavelle said for that specific problem sigfigs were not taken into consideration