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Homework Help: accurate/precise

Posted by anonymous on Wednesday, September 6, 2006 at 8:37am.

Can a set of measurements be precise but not accurate? Explain.


My weight is 3.23945866 lbs. However, my doctor says it is more like 220 lbs. Which is more precise, and which is more accurate?

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