In this problem, we are going to practice counting significant figures.
We'll use the following rules:
Rule 1. Zeros between digits are always significant.
Rule 2. Zeros to the left are never significant.
Identify the number of significant figures (sig figs) in each of these values.
Note: If any part of this question is answered incorrectly, a single red X will appear
702.50, 100, 6700, 7.000, 0.006, 0.030, 11020
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