 # Percentage Error

## What is Percentage Error?  Example 1 Estimation = 120          Exact Answer = 129 In this example, we have found the error which was 9 which we then divided by the exact value before converting it into a percentage. Example 2 Estimation = 350          Exact Answer = 357.64 In this example, we have found the error which was 7.64 which we then divided by the exact value before converting it into a percentage. Example 3 Estimation = 170          Exact Answer = 167.5 In this example, we have found the error which was 2.5 which we then divided by the exact value before converting it into a percentage.
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