# Measurement (General)

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 Revision as of 09:48, 1 August 2010 (view source)Vincent (Talk | contribs)← Older edit Revision as of 06:15, 2 August 2010 (view source)Vincent (Talk | contribs) Newer edit → Line 5: Line 5: In science, measurement is the process of estimating or determining the magnitude of a quantity, such as length or mass, relative to a unit of measurement, such as a metre or a kilogram. The term measurement can also be used to refer to a specific result obtained from the measurement process. In science, measurement is the process of estimating or determining the magnitude of a quantity, such as length or mass, relative to a unit of measurement, such as a metre or a kilogram. The term measurement can also be used to refer to a specific result obtained from the measurement process. - ==Measurement and the workplace== + - * Bakker, A., Kent, P., Noss, R. and Hoyles, C. (2009). {{refworks|Alternative representations of statistical measures in computer tools to promote communication between employees in automotive manufacturing|3598}}. Technology Innovations in Statistics Education, 3(2). + - * Bakker, A., Kent, P., Derry, J., Noss, R. and Hoyles, C. (2008). {{refworks|Statistical inference at work: The case of statistical process control|3599}}. Statistics Education Research Journal, 7(2), 130-145. + - * Hoyles, C., Bakker, A., Kent, P. and Noss, R. (2007). {{refworks|Attributing meanings to representations of data: The case of statistical process control |3597}}. Mathematical Thinking and Learning, 9, 331-360. + - * Hoyles, C., Noss, R., Kent, P. and Bakker, A. (2010). {{refworks|Improving mathematics at work: The need for techno-mathematical literacies|3601}}. London: Routledge. + - * Konold, C. and Lehrer, R. (2008). {{refworks|Technology and mathematics education: An essay in honor of Jim Kaput|3591}} (In L. D. English (Ed.), Handbook of international research in mathematics education (2nd ed.). New York: Routledge. + ==References== ==References==

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## General

In science, measurement is the process of estimating or determining the magnitude of a quantity, such as length or mass, relative to a unit of measurement, such as a metre or a kilogram. The term measurement can also be used to refer to a specific result obtained from the measurement process.