×
Get Full Access to Statistics For Engineers And Scientists - 4 Edition - Chapter 3.1 - Problem 1e
Get Full Access to Statistics For Engineers And Scientists - 4 Edition - Chapter 3.1 - Problem 1e

×

The boiling point of water is measured four times. The

ISBN: 9780073401331 38

Solution for problem 1E Chapter 3.1

Statistics for Engineers and Scientists | 4th Edition

• Textbook Solutions
• 2901 Step-by-step solutions solved by professors and subject experts
• Get 24/7 help from StudySoup virtual teaching assistants

Statistics for Engineers and Scientists | 4th Edition

4 5 1 293 Reviews
21
3
Problem 1E

Problem 1E

The boiling point of water is measured four times. The results are 110.01°C, 110.02°C, 109.99°C, and 110.01°C.Which of the following statements best describes this measuring process?

i. Accurate but not precise

ii. Precise but not accurate

iii. Neither accurate nor precise

iv. Both accurate and precise

Step-by-Step Solution:

Solution :

Step 1 of 1:

The boiling point of water is measured 4 times are

110.010C, 110.020C, 109.990C, and 110.010C.

Now we have to find which of the following statement best describes this measuring process.

Second statement best describes this measuring process.

ii). Precious but not accurate.

The given measurements are close together so precious but, not accurate.

Step 2 of 1

Related chapters

Unlock Textbook Solution