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partyrainbow276

  • 2 years ago

Which is the most precise measure? A. To the nearest inch. B. To the nearest 1/2 inch. C. To the nearest 1/4 inch. D. To the nearest 1/8 inch.

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  1. wombat
    • 2 years ago
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    The most precise is when the units are the smallest. Btw nice profile pic XD

  2. brainshot3
    • 2 years ago
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    D. It is the smallest amount.

  3. wombat
    • 2 years ago
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    So D.

  4. partyrainbow276
    • 2 years ago
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    Explain why?

  5. rishi94
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    to the 1/8 inch

  6. rishi94
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    its the smallest measure

  7. wombat
    • 2 years ago
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    Precision is a measure of how precise or close a value is to the actual. To obtain more precise measurements, you must use smaller units. When you use smaller units, the increment becomes smaller, making it easier to measure to higher precision.

  8. wombat
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    The higher precision you have, the more accurate your measurement is. To obtain more accuracy, you must use smaller and smaller units. Hope that helped! :)

  9. partyrainbow276
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    Thank uuu's!!! *happy*

  10. wombat
    • 2 years ago
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    Great :) Welcomezzz!!! :D

  11. Directrix
    • 2 years ago
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    D. To the nearest 1/8 inch. --> I concur for the "smallest meaure unit" reason given.

  12. afranklin12
    • 2 years ago
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    i think it's 1/8 of a inch. i just asked my brother and hetold me it is 1/8 of an intch. i hope i help u whith the answer u needed. thanks and happy eatser 2 u.

  13. partyrainbow276
    • 2 years ago
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    Thanks

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