Algebra 1: Common Core (15th Edition)

Published by Prentice Hall
ISBN 10: 0133281140
ISBN 13: 978-0-13328-114-9

Chapter 2 - Solving Equations - 2-10 Change Expressed as a Percent - Got It? - Page 148: 5



Work Step by Step

When the dimensions of the box are measured to the nearest half inch instead of the nearest inch, this means that there are a smaller range of values that the dimensions could be as the dimensions are measured more precisely. Thus, each measurement would be closer to the value, making the error smaller.
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