Activity: Measurement and uncertainty

IB Physics: Activity: Measurement and uncertainty

Topics: measurement and uncertainty n2kLevels: SL/HLNumber of flashcards: 1Instead of using a vernier caliper and balls of plasticine use potatoes of different size and a ruler. The non-spherical shape of potatoes makes for bigger random errors but the fact that they are bigger than balls of plasticine makes them easier to measure with a ruler and their mass can be found using kitchen scales. You could use large balls...

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