The Significant Digits Drill software consists of a set of tutorials and drills. The tutorials use step by step examples, interactive simulations, and games to cover the basic concepts of:
* what is a significant digit
* how to find the number of significant digits in a given number
* how to use significant digits in addition & subtraction
* how to use significant digits in multiplication & division
* how to use significant digits in reading instruments
There are four drills that test the students understanding of the four how to concepts listed above. Each drill consists of either 25 questions. Students are shown the correct answer after answering incorrectly and which digits are significant when finding the significant digits in a given number.
The software is downloaded as an exe file. When run, this exe file will install the Significant Digits Drill software onto your computer.
System Requirements: PC Computer with Windows XP or later
For more information and screen shots, download the Preview File.
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Purchaser may install software on one computer at school, one computer at home, and 10 or less in their classroom for use by purchaser and their students only. By buying a second license, purchaser may install software on one computer at home, one computer at school, and all computers in their classroom for use by purchaser and their students only. For computer lab installation or school site licenses, please contact Multimedia Science at firstname.lastname@example.org
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