Chemistry (12th Edition)

Published by Prentice Hall
ISBN 10: 0132525763
ISBN 13: 978-0-13252-576-3

Chapter 5 - Electrons in Atoms - 5 Assessment: 103

Answer

Accuracy is the closeness of a measurement to the true value of what is being measured. Precision describes the closeness, or reproducibility, of a set of measurements taken under the same conditions.

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Accuracy is the closeness of a measurement to the true value of what is being measured. Precision describes the closeness, or reproducibility, of a set of measurements taken under the same conditions.
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