How do I calculate the percentage error between a guess of a position in 3D space, and the actual position. For example, if I am allowed an error of 100mm in the x, y, and z directions, in a 5m x 4m x 3m volume, what is the maximum percentage error allowed?(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

Can I just do:

[itex]\frac{100*10^{-3}^3}{5*4*3}=1.67*10^{-5}%[/itex]

Is this correct? It just seems a bit small to me.

Thanks!

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If the Math isn't displaying properly, it says:

(0.1^3)/(5*4*3)=0.0000167%

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# Percentage error of a guess at a position, and the actual position.

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