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Q: Why we don't use Absolute Error while calculating Product of two Uncertain Quantities?

Nilav Nibir BoraI've found a rule that says, "When two Quantities are multiplied, the error in the result is the sum of the relative error in the multipliers." Here, Why can't we use Absolute Error ? And Why we've to add the relative errors, why not multiply them ? Please give me an intuition to understand the M...

 

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