Posted by **Anonymous** on Wednesday, June 18, 2008 at 1:22pm.

1A student measures the velocity of the water in a stream as 2.5 meters per second. The actual velocity of the water is 3.0 meters per second. What is the approximate percent deviation of the studentâ€™s measurements?

(1)0.50%

(2)17%

(3)20%

(4)50%

Is it (2)?

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**angela**, Sunday, October 25, 2015 at 11:46pm
(3) 20%

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**Anonymous**, Wednesday, September 21, 2016 at 3:33pm
20%

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