To determine the number of significant figures in a number use the following 3 rules:
How many significant figures are contained in each of the following measurements?
(a) 38.7 g
(b) 2 × 1018 m
(c) 3,486,002 kg
(d) 9.74150 × 10−4 J
(e) 0.0613 cm3
(f) 17.0 kg
(g) 0.01400 g/mL
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