Number - Significant (Figures|Digits|Bits)

1 - About

The total number of significant digit is the total number of digit

  • The most significant digit is the left-most nonzero digit
  • The least significant digit is the right-most known digit.

3 - Precision

Precision Rounded to
significant figures
Rounded to decimal places
6 12.3450 12.345000
5 12.345 12.34500
4 12.35 12.3450
3 12.3 12.345
2 12 12.35
1 10 12.3
0 N/A 12

4 - Documentation / Reference

data/type/number/significant.txt · Last modified: 2018/09/24 12:45 by gerardnico