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    ironman2008 is offline Newbie
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    Default Which is the correct for 'signal'?

    1. Only the signal from the two sensors were used
    2. Only the signal from the two sensors was used
    3. Only the signals from the two sensors were used

    You can assume the sensors are two thermometers. The signal is the voltage values to represent the temperature. There were two sensors at two places.

    Which one is right?

    Thanks

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    billmcd is offline Key Member
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    Default Re: Which is the correct for 'signal'?

    Quote Originally Posted by ironman2008 View Post
    1. Only the signal from the two sensors were used. No. Single subject (signal)/Plural verb (were).
    2. Only the signal from the two sensors was used. OK. Single subject/Singular verb.
    3. Only the signals from the two sensors were used. OK. Plural subject/Plural verb.

    You can assume the sensors are two thermometers. The signal is the voltage values to represent the temperature. There were two sensors at two places.

    Which one is right?

    Thanks
    b.

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    Default Re: Which is the correct for 'signal'?

    "There were two sensors at two places" - means there were 2 signals. I assume you maintained 2 readings, and didn't combine the 2 signals in to 1, did you?

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