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- Accuracy is a measure of how close a measurement is to the correct or accepted value of the quantity being measured.
- Precision is a measure of how close a series of measurements are to one another.
- Precise measurements are highly reproducible, even if the measurements are not near the correct value.
Kami measured the volume of a liquid three times and got these results: 66.71 ml, 66.70 ml, 66.69 ml. The actual volume of the liquid is 69.70 ml. Are Kami’s measurements precise? Are they accurate?