ACCURACY FOR ENGINEERS

RANDOM, SYSTEMATIC, AND ILLEGITIMATE ERRORS ARE DISCUSSED. TO BE ACCURATE, MEASUREMENTS MUST BE PRECISE AND UNBIASED. RANDOM ERROR IS MATHEMATICALLY ANALYZED. THE PURPOSE OF THE MEASUREMENT DICTATES THE EXPRESSION OF THE ACCURACY OF THE MEASUREMENT. RECOMMENDATIONS FOR STATING THE ACCURACY UNDER SPECIFIC CIRCUMSTANCES ARE SUMMARIZED IN A TABLE.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Vol 14, No5, PP 41-46, 3FIG, 6TAB, 5REF
  • Authors:
    • Kemp, R E
  • Publication Date: 1967-5

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  • Accession Number: 00214720
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 12 1994 12:00AM