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Error bounds

Created on 06 May 2015 by ncetm_administrator
Updated on 11 May 2015 by ncetm_administrator

Error bounds

A selection of resources.

Click on the title of the resource to expand the section for a description. Clicking on the green button within the description will take you to the resource. A summary of the topics covered is included in the blue box within the description.

Estimation and Approximation (PDF) (CIMT)

This PDF from CIMT covers rounding and error bounds.

Topics: Error bounds

Rounding and estimating (BBC Bitesize)

This is a quick revision page from BBC Bitesize on upper and lower bounds. There are some additional inks on this page to items on significant figures and decimal places.

Topics: Error bounds

Level 2 Shape and space - errors (Nuffield Foundation)

This resource is from a collection of activities aimed at level 2 FSMQ. You may need to scroll down the page a little to find the work on error bounds entitled "error". The resource includes teachers’ notes, students’ sheets, and a powerpoint. This is a nice introduction to the concept.

Topics: Error Bounds - upper and lower bounds, systems of rounding.


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