A chemistry tutorial designed to help learn the rules pertaining to significant figures, rules to determine whether a "zero" is significant or not, and how to maintain the appropriate number of significant figures through the operations of addition, subtraction, multiplication and division.  Includes several example problems and detailed step-by-step solutions.

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