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By Anthony Croft, Robert Davison

Origin Maths has been written for college kids taking better or extra schooling classes, who've no longer specialized in arithmetic on post-16 skills and want to take advantage of mathematical instruments of their classes. it truly is preferrred for these learning advertising and marketing, company reviews, administration, technological know-how, engineering, computing device technology, social technological know-how, geography, mixed reviews and layout. it will likely be invaluable should you lack self assurance and wish cautious, regular suggestions in mathematical equipment. Even for these whose mathematical services is already demonstrated, the e-book could be a valuable revision and reference advisor. the fashion of the ebook additionally makes it appropriate for self-study or distance studying.

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099 3. 09 4. 2 Significant figures and decimal places The accuracy with which we state a number often depends upon the context in which the number is being used. The volume of a petrol tank is usually given to the nearest litre. It is of no practical use to give such a volume to the nearest cubic centimetre. When writing a number we often give the accuracy by stating the number of significant figures or the number of decimal places used. These terms are now explained. Significant figures Suppose we are asked to write down the number nearest to 857 using at most two non-zero digits, or numbers.

F. is 67. 4999. . f. 4999. . is 66. f. is 67. 5. ) we consider the first 4 decimal places, that is, numbers after the decimal point. p. we consider the first 3 decimal places and so on. If the final digit is 5 or more we round up, otherwise we round down. p. 426. 43. p. 43. p. p. 97. The final digit is a 7 and so we round up. 9. 0. p. 0. p. p. 043. 04. 2 1. Explain the meaning of ‘significant figures’. 2. Explain the process of writing a number to so many decimal places. 2 1. f. 607 (f ) 2345 2.

F. 4999. . is 66. f. is 67. 5. ) we consider the first 4 decimal places, that is, numbers after the decimal point. p. we consider the first 3 decimal places and so on. If the final digit is 5 or more we round up, otherwise we round down. p. 426. 43. p. 43. p. p. 97. The final digit is a 7 and so we round up. 9. 0. p. 0. p. p. 043. 04. 2 1. Explain the meaning of ‘significant figures’. 2. Explain the process of writing a number to so many decimal places. 2 1. f. 607 (f ) 2345 2. f. f. f. f. p. p.

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