Physics: Principles with Applications (7th Edition)

Published by Pearson
ISBN 10: 0-32162-592-7
ISBN 13: 978-0-32162-592-2

Chapter 1 - Introduction, Measurement, Estimating - Questions: 3

Answer

Increasing the number of digits in an answer increases precision of measurement not accuracy.

Work Step by Step

Precision is the closeness between a set of measurements while accuracy is a measure of a value's closeness to the real value.
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