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The meaning of a measurement: accuracy and precision

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How to deal with error and scatter in measured values; absolute and relative uncertainty. An elementary but thorough treatment suitable for beginners in science.
Material Type: Tutorial
Date Added to MERLOT: November 05, 2004
Date Modified in MERLOT: September 19, 2008
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Submitter: Stephen Lower

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Primary Audience: High School, College General Ed
Mobile Compatibility: Not specified at this time
Language: English
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