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# Can an object that when measured to the nearest quarter inch have a different length then when measured to the nearest half inch?

Updated: 9/23/2023

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11y ago

Yes, of course, you lose more precision if you round to a half inch. Try rounding 0.76 to the nearest half unit, and to the nearest quarter unit, and see what happens.

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