Significant figures

Main Question or Discussion Point

How many significant figures should be retained in the result of the following calculation.

(11.13 - 2.6) * 10^4
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(103.05 + 16.9) * 10^-6

is it 1, 2, 3, 4, or 5 ?
 

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