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PriscillaLi_3G wrote:When I am solving a problem, do I have to keep in mind the sigfigs throughout all the calculations? Or just keep the right sigfigs for the final answer.
I think you just need to keep the same sig figs for the final answer because it's better for accuracy to round at the end. I'm pretty sure rounding down your numbers while you're still computing could mess up your values.
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