ERIC Number: EJ574366
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1998
There Seems To Be Uncertainty about the Use of Significant Figures in Reporting Uncertainties of Results.
Caballero, Julio F.; Harris, Delphia F.
Journal of Chemical Education, v75 n8 p996 Aug 1998
Shares examples of reports of uncertainties that exceed the guideline of one or two significant figures. Points out that scientists should take great care in deciding on the appropriate form for reporting their results. (DDR)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
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