Scientific Measurement

Questions to Ponder:
  Why is measurement important?
  What are the different types of
  measureme...
Types of Measurements
Types of Measurements




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Types of Measurements
Types of Measurement
Accuracy vs. Precision

Accuracy – how close to actual or true
value
Accuracy vs. Precision

Accuracy – how close to actual or true
value


Precision – how close measurements are
to one anoth...
Accuracy vs. Precision
Significant Figures

Important when making
measurements in
experiments
Scientific Measurement
Scientific Measurement
Scientific Measurement
Scientific Measurement
Scientific Measurement
Scientific Measurement
Scientific Measurement
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Scientific Measurement

  1. 1. Scientific Measurement Questions to Ponder: Why is measurement important? What are the different types of measurement? What do you know already? What do you think we will focus on when studying measurement?
  2. 2. Types of Measurements
  3. 3. Types of Measurements 140 350 868
  4. 4. Types of Measurements
  5. 5. Types of Measurement
  6. 6. Accuracy vs. Precision Accuracy – how close to actual or true value
  7. 7. Accuracy vs. Precision Accuracy – how close to actual or true value Precision – how close measurements are to one another
  8. 8. Accuracy vs. Precision
  9. 9. Significant Figures Important when making measurements in experiments
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