Problem: You may want to reference(Pages 24 - 28)Section 1.6 while completing this problem.Carry out the following operations, and express the answer with the appropriate number of significant figures.[(285.5 x 105) - (1.300 x 103)] 2.8956

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Addition/Subtraction → result should have the same number of decimal places as the measurement with the fewest decimal places

Multiplication/Division → the result contains the same number of significant figures as the measurement with the fewest significant figures

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You may want to reference(Pages 24 - 28)Section 1.6 while completing this problem.

Carry out the following operations, and express the answer with the appropriate number of significant figures.

[(285.5 x 105) - (1.300 x 103)] 2.8956

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