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Unformatted text preview: 3. June tells her classmate Peter that the school clock is very accurate. The percentage error of the time measured is only 0.2%. Peter tells June in return that the error of his watch is only 1s per day. (a) (i) What kind of error is Peter talking about, is it absolute error or relative error? (ii) Find the percentage error of Peter’s watch in measuring time.(Give the answer correct to 3 significant figures) (b) Comparing June’s school clock with Peter’s watch, which one is more accurate....
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- Winter '11
- Numerical Analysis