Significant Figures


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Semi Yoon
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Significant Figures

Postby Semi Yoon » Fri Mar 01, 2019 12:54 pm

When solving for deltaG, do you take into account the significant figures for temperature too?

Helen Zhao 1F
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Re: Significant Figures

Postby Helen Zhao 1F » Fri Mar 01, 2019 1:08 pm

Based on Lavelle's sig fig sheet, integers and exact numbers do not affect sig figs.

Bruce Chen 2H
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Re: Significant Figures

Postby Bruce Chen 2H » Fri Mar 01, 2019 2:20 pm

We use the minimum number of sig figs that are given at the beginning of the problem. This is the number that we should be using.


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