Let's us say I was given 100.0 kg of something.(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

That number has 4 significant digits.

Now let's say I wanted to convert that to grams.

It would be 100,000g.

but even if I write that as 100,000. it would be 6 significant digits.

Is my only option for this case to write it in scientific notation?

SO it would be 1.000*10^5 g

Right?

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# Homework Help: Unit conversions and significant digits

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