How many significant figures should be present in the answer of 5*5.364? 1) Addition rule: The result cannot have more digits to the right of the decimal point than either of the original numbers. 2) Multiplication rule: The result must be reported with no more significant figures as there are in the measurement with the few significant figures. Using rule 1: 5*5.364= 5.364+5.364+5.364+5.364+5.364= 26.82 Ans: 4 significant figures. Using rule 2 : 5*5.364= 26.82 = 30 Ans : 1 significant figure. Which one is correct??