We are asked to carry out the following operations, and express the answers with the appropriate number of significant figures.
Recall that when performing addition and subtraction, we will round the sum or difference to the same number of decimal places as the measurement with the fewest decimal places.
Carry out the following operations, and express the answers with the appropriate number of significant figures.
952.8 - 140.7389
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