Posted by Evangeline on .
A student measured the mass of an object and obtained the following results: 10.1 g, 11.0 g, and 10.5 g. The actual mass of the object was 10.6 g.
a. What should the student report as the mass of the object?
My answer: The student should report the mass as 10.5, because that is the average.
Does that sound correct? Also:
c. Was the student's mass measurement accurate? Explain your answer.
I'm not exactly sure how to answer this one or what they mean. Please help if you can! Thanks in advance.
8th grade physical science -
i don't know but i say it was ok and i do agree with there answer.