Re: What to say when figures appear as though they "don't add up"--but do

Subject: Re: What to say when figures appear as though they "don't add up"--but do
From: "Tracy Boyington" <tracy_boyington -at- okcareertech -dot- org>
To: "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com>
Date: Tue, 13 Mar 2001 11:49:33 -0600

I've seen something along the lines of "answers may not total 100% due to rounding"...

Tracy Boyington tracy_boyington -at- okcareertech -dot- org
Oklahoma Department of Career & Technology Education
Stillwater, OK

>>> "Cummings, Elizabeth" <CummEl -at- ncs -dot- com> 03/13/01 10:51AM >>>
though, several users are troubled by such seeming miscalculations, and my
manager asked whether I knew of any industry-wide standard for explaining
this scenario so that I could include it in our user's guide.


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