Posted by **Anonymous** on Sunday, May 4, 2008 at 5:37pm.

Calculate the relative error to the nearest tenth, compared to the actual measurements, given the following swimming pool measurements:

Mr. Joe's measurements: 35ft x 17.5ft

Actual measurements: 35ft x 22.75ft

(A) 0.1

(B) 0.2

(C) 0.3

(D) 0.4

I got choice (B) for my answer. Is this correct?

Thanks.

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**bobpursley**, Sunday, May 4, 2008 at 5:49pm
B is the best answer.

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