# What is the correct calculation for this? Perform the following calculations to the correct number of significant figures. 91.3×73.0×0.08

## I do not understand how to format the answer initial answer. There is only one significant figure? How do you find the right answer?

Jun 25, 2018

$500$

#### Explanation:

$91.3 \times 73.0 \times 0.08 = 533.192$

Since the lowest number of significant figures is $1$ (in $0.08$), the answer must have only one significant figure. So, the answer will be

$91.3 \times 73.0 \times 0.08 = 500$

or

$5 \times {10}^{2}$

in scientific notation.