For this problem, we have to determine the number of significant figures in 0.002030

The number of significant figures in a number can be determined using these rules:

- All non-zero digits are significant.
- Zeros that appear between non-zero digits are significant.
- Zeros that appear
**after**the decimal point preceded by a non-zero digit are significant. - The digits that appear over a power (such as 10
^{-2}) are not significant.

How many significant digits are in the number 0.002030?

a. 3

b. 4

c. 5

d. 6

e. 7

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