Significant figures calculation

Chris Angelico rosuav at
Tue Jun 28 07:57:18 EDT 2011

On Tue, Jun 28, 2011 at 9:47 PM, Mel <mwilson at> wrote:
> By convention, nobody ever talks about 1 x 9.97^6 .

Unless you're a British politician of indeterminate party
allegiance.... famous line, quoted as #6 in here:

But, that would presumably have three sig figs.


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