### Sig Figs in Calculations vs Sig Figs in the Question?

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**Fri Apr 06, 2018 9:17 pm**Hi!

I was wondering when you’re doing a multiplication/division calculation to find the number of grams, moles, etc., do you use the least amount of sig figs in the proposed question or the least amount of sig figs while you’re calculating the quantity?

I was wondering when you’re doing a multiplication/division calculation to find the number of grams, moles, etc., do you use the least amount of sig figs in the proposed question or the least amount of sig figs while you’re calculating the quantity?