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Precise measurements of physical quantities are a *need *of science. For example, to ascertain the speed of an aircraft, one must have an accurate method to find its positions at closely separated instants of time. This was the actual motivation behind the discovery of radar in World War II. Think of different examples in modern science where precise measurements of length, time, mass etc. are needed. Also, wherever you can, give a quantitative idea of the precision needed.

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Solution for question: Think of Different Examples in Modern Science Where Precise Measurements of Length, Time, Mass Etc. Are Needed. Also, Wherever You Can, Give a Quantitative Idea of the Precision Needed concept: Significant Figures. For the courses CBSE (Arts), CBSE (Commerce), CBSE (Science)