Posted by **tony** on Tuesday, July 19, 2011 at 6:40pm.

THe circumference of a sphere was measured to be 74.000 cm with a possible error of 0.50000 cm. Use the linear appoximation to estimate the maximum error in the calculated surface area. and estimate the relative error in the calculated surface area.

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**Writeacher**, Tuesday, July 19, 2011 at 6:49pm
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**drwls**, Wednesday, July 20, 2011 at 5:46am
delta A = 2*[(delta C)/C]*Area

= A/74

(C is the circumference; A is the area)

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