Unformatted text preview: Hand width Length of a keyboard Shoe lengths Width of classroom Thumb widths Width of textbook b) Discuss any problems you encountered using these nonstandard measurement units. c) When the item you measured could not be counted in “whole” units, how did you decide whether to round your estimate up or down? d) In what type of situation would nonstandard units be useful or adequate? e) When would more precise units be necessary?...
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This note was uploaded on 09/16/2011 for the course MATH 2023 taught by Professor Staff during the Fall '10 term at University of Central Oklahoma.
- Fall '10