A positive difference score represents a student overestimate
relative to the instructor's perception.
It's clear that Scheuplein grossly overestimates
the importance of "natural" carcinogens, and that he uses that overestimate
to persuade us to not worry about the "unnatural" ones-the chemicals that we spray, sprinkle, or let seep into our food.
The extensive database compiled by InVitro and supplied to the EPA demonstrates, without question, that the pH test both underestimates and overestimates
corrosivity," said Dr.
The objects are three times as reflective as comets, which means that earlier size calculations were considerable overestimates
Ventura County and environmental groups have challenged the company's plan, saying it overestimates
supply and underestimates demand.
Seebach's neural network model overestimates
the extent to which a fetus can hear what nearby people say, Eimas contends.
According to the Boskin panel, the CPI consistently overestimates
inflation in the national economy.
But a new analysis of past jolts suggests this practice overestimates
the risk of big shocks.
He attributes most overestimates
to ecologists' practice of trekking into known mature forests, measuring what's there and then multiplying those values by the presumed area of the forest.