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ScientificErrorAnalysis

 GetError
 return the uncertainty of a quantity-with-error

 Calling Sequence GetError( obj )

Parameters

 obj - quantity-with-error

Description

 • The GetError( obj ) command returns the absolute uncertainty of the quantity-with-error obj.

Examples

 > $\mathrm{with}\left(\mathrm{ScientificErrorAnalysis}\right):$
 > $\mathrm{Quantity}\left(20.0,0.1\right)$
 ${\mathrm{Quantity}}{}\left({20.0}{,}{0.1}\right)$ (1)
 > $\mathrm{GetError}\left(\right)$
 ${0.1}$ (2)
 > $\mathrm{ScientificConstants}:-\mathrm{Constant}\left(h\right)$
 ${\mathrm{Constant}}{}\left({h}\right)$ (3)
 > $\mathrm{GetError}\left(\right)$
 ${5.2}{}{{10}}^{{-41}}$ (4)