NZ Level 6 (NZC) Level 1 (NCEA)
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Accuracy in measurement (absolute error)

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State the absolute error of a measurement of $30$30 kg, which was measured to the nearest kilogram.

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State the absolute error of a measurement of $400$400 grams, which was measured to the nearest gram.

State the absolute error of the amount $\$700$$700, which was calculated to the nearest $\$10$$10.

Consider the image of a tape measure below and answer the following questions.

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GM6-1

Measure at a level of precision appropriate to the task

91032

Apply right-angled triangles in solving measurement problems

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