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QUIZ #1: INTRODUCTION TO PHYSICS Name___________________________________   MULTIPLE CHOICE.  Choose the one alternative that best completes the statement or answers the question.  1) 
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When  multiplyin g several  quantities,  the  number of  significan t digits in  the result  must  always be 
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1)  ______ _  A e q u a l   t o   t h e   n u m b e r   o f   s i gn ifi ca nt  di git in  th m os ac cu rat of  th qu an tit ie s.  e q u a t o   t h e  numbe r of  signific ant  digits in  the  least  accurat e of the  quantiti es. 
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larger than the  number of significant digits in the most accurate of the quantities.  D) 
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smaller than the  number of significant digits in the least accurate of the quantities.  E) 
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equal to the  average number of significant digits in the most and least accurate of the quantities.    2) 
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When  subtractin g several  quantities,  the  number of  decimal  places in  the result  must  always be 
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2)  ______ _  A s m a l l e r   t h a n   t h e   n u m b e r   o f  d ec im al  pl ac es  in  th le as ac cu rat of  th qu an tit ie s.  e q u a t o   t h e  numbe r of  decimal  places  in the  least  accurat e of the  quantiti es. 
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equal to the  number of decimal places in the most accurate of the quantities.  D) 
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larger than the  number of decimal places in the most accurate of the quantities.  E) 
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This note was uploaded on 04/30/2008 for the course PHYS 1111 taught by Professor Plascak during the Spring '08 term at University of Georgia Athens.

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