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Unformatted text preview: Exercise 6. Using the procedure described in the text, we have (a) 2.378 10 9 m (the decimal point is moved 9 places to the left) (b) 3.24 103 ft. (the decimal point is moved 3 places to the right) Problem 2. Using the procedure described in the text, we have (a) 0.765 (the next digit is less than 5, so it is dropped) (b) 0.003 64 (the fourth nonzero digit is greater than 5, so the last one is increased by 1) (c) 7.41 (the next digit is less than 5, so it is dropped) (d) 55,600 (the fourth digit is greater than 5, so the third is increased by 1 and the rest are replaced by zeros....
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This document was uploaded on 10/29/2011 for the course PHSX 103 at MSU Bozeman.
 Fall '02
 GregoryFrancis

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