Q: The weight if a table as measured by a student is 20 kg. The actual weight of the table is 23 kg. What is the percent error in the students measurement?

The weight if a table as measured by a student is 20 kg. The actual weight of the table is 23 kg. What is the percent error in the students measurement?

Flexi Says: The percent error is the absolute value of the error divided by the accepted value and multiplied by 100%.