## A Methodology for Systems Engineering, Volume 24 |

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**level of measurement**or alternatively the**degree of measurement**. If one knows the degree to which a particular objective is measurable , one can apply the properties of the corresponding**scale of measurement**to make decisions in a ...Page 244

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**measurement**. Still other objectives , such as those embodying high ethical principles , are much less adaptable to**measurement**, if at all . Since so many of the problems of designing a value system turn on the**degree**of measurability ...Page 249

Arthur David Hall. Some kinds of transformations can change the

Arthur David Hall. Some kinds of transformations can change the

**level of measurement**. For example , the ratio of two ...**level of measurement**can result in many types of poor value judgments . Even those value theorists who would ...### Contents

WHAT IS SYSTEMS ENGINEERING? | 3 |

THE TD2 RADIO RELAY SYSTEM | 23 |

3 4 The State of the Environment at the End of | 32 |

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alternative analog computer analysis basic behavior block diagram called channel Chapter circuit complete components cost creative criterion decision decision theory defined demand functions direct distance dialing discussed economic environment equation equipment evaluation example existing exploratory feedback frequency given important income individual inputs and outputs interval scale kind laboratory level of measurement logical loop manufacture Mason's rule matrix means measure ment methods minimax mixed strategy objectives operations research optimal organization payoff payoff matrix phase physical system possible preference probability problem profit properties prospectus radio ratio ratio scale relation requirements satisfy scale signal signal-flow graph specific standing plans statistical studies subsystems systems engineering systems engineering process systems synthesis TD-2 system technical techniques telephone television theory tion transfer function transmission utility utility function value system variables