Measurement Error

Pronunciation: /ˈɛr ər/ Explain
For other types of error, see Measurment Error.

Metric ruler being used to measure banana seeds.
Figure 1: A metric ruler being used to measure banana seeds. Click on the image to see a larger version.

A measurement error is the difference between a measured value the actual value.

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McAdams, David E. Measurement Error. 7/9/2018. All Math Words Encyclopedia. Life is a Story Problem LLC. http://www.allmathwords.org/en/m/measurementerror.html.

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7/5/2018: Removed broken links, updated license, implemented new markup, implemented new Geogebra protocol. (McAdams, David E.)

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