1.   Identify the precision unit of the scale below.
   
    A. 1 oz B. 0.3 oz
    C. 0.5 oz D. 0.25 oz
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  2.   Identify the precision unit of the thermometer below.
   
    A. 5°F B. 1°F
    C. 10°F D. 0.5°F
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  3.   Identify the length of the pencil using significant digits.
   
    A. 18 cm B. 18.15 cm
    C. 18.05 cm D. 18.2 cm
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  4.   The temperature at the core of the sun is estimated to be over 15,000,000 degrees Celsius. How many significant digits are in this measurement?
    A. 15 B. 6
    C. 2 D. 8
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  5.   Maurice Greene of the United States won the 100-meter run in the 2000 Olympics with a time of 9.87 seconds. How many significant digits are in this measurement?
    A. 9 B. 3
    C. 7 D. 8
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