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- Homework Statement:
- Rounding of Final Value with Sig Figs

- Relevant Equations:
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In my lab report, I average the values of the index of refraction of a prism and I calculated the average uncertainty from the uncertainties in all those measurements. My questions is my final value is 1.585 +/- 0.006

I'm assuming my uncertainty should be rounded to 0.01 but does that mean my value should be rounded to 1.59 or 1.60?

I'm assuming my uncertainty should be rounded to 0.01 but does that mean my value should be rounded to 1.59 or 1.60?