communicable scale

a) A model of designation about comparing an activity through oral descriptions.

Example: “Joseph has traveled 50% of his 26 hour journey between Florida and Maine.” [not] “Joseph is in the middle of his trip”

b) A tool used to describe a situation and or event in numerical or graphical data.

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