Problem: Indicate which of the following are exact numbers:(a) the mass of a 32-oz can of coffee(b) the number of students in your chemistry class(c) the temperature of the surface of the sun(d) the mass of a postage stamp(e) the number of milliliters in a cubic meter of water(f) the average height of students in your school

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Indicate which of the following are exact numbers:

(a) the mass of a 32-oz can of coffee

(b) the number of students in your chemistry class

(c) the temperature of the surface of the sun

(d) the mass of a postage stamp

(e) the number of milliliters in a cubic meter of water

(f) the average height of students in your school

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