# Question #fcd25

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May 7, 2017

#### Answer:

Three.

#### Explanation:

When counting the number of significant figures in a decimal number, you start counting from the *right* of the decimal point.

Counting from *left* to *right* from the *decimal point* , there are 5 digits.

However, the **zeroes** before any natural number is not counted as a significant figure.

Thus, there are

Note: any other numbers added to the *right* of

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