Date: Wed, 12 Oct 2011 14:34:20

Author: Santos Ramirez

Subject: Re: Excellent use of significant digits

Post:

It's a Texas thing.

http://www.kbtx.com/state/headlines/Dr_Pepper_Rolls_Out_10-Calorie_Soft_Drink_131494918.html



Jerry DiMarco wrote:
> At 10/12/2011 01:59 PM, you wrote:
>> ......
>> This one has great potential for teaching about significant digits.
>>
>> http://failblog.files.wordpress.com/2011/10/6456cc3f-222f-45e7-a778-56cc9f38923b.jpg
>>
>> ......
>
> But not for basic math, as the calorie tally shows. Wonder how
> many bottles went out before they discovered that mistake?
>
>
> Jerry D
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