Lecture on Sig Figs?

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Joanne Lee 1J
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Lecture on Sig Figs?

Postby Joanne Lee 1J » Wed Oct 02, 2019 1:07 am

Hey everyone! I heard that there would be a lecture that includes sig figs, does anyone know if this is true or should I just go ahead and review it on my own?

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Re: Lecture on Sig Figs?

Postby Callum Guo 1H » Wed Oct 02, 2019 9:11 am

it might be better to review it on your own so that even if we review it in class you understand it better.

Rishika Yadav 3D
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Re: Lecture on Sig Figs?

Postby Rishika Yadav 3D » Wed Oct 02, 2019 9:29 am

My T.A. said that we should not focus too much on them, but if we want should go over them in our free time because it isn't covered in depth in lecture. Also, he said that sig figs are not usually looked for too much on tests, as long as you round reasonably. I would say that it is good to review them on your own time just in case.

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Re: Lecture on Sig Figs?

Postby JohnWalkiewicz2J » Wed Oct 02, 2019 9:36 am

Hey! If you go to Dr. Lavelle's website for Chem14A, there is a link titled "Everything you want to know about Sig Fig" that I found really helpful! Additionally there is a small section on Sig Figs in your textbook that you can review! Hope this helps! ;)

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Re: Lecture on Sig Figs?

Postby Jared Khoo 1G » Wed Oct 02, 2019 4:30 pm

I don't think so as in the textbook sig figs are bunched together with accuracy and precision, so I don't think that he will cover it. Youtube videos and his page on sig figs help.

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