The GUM describes Type B methods for evaluating uncertainty as using “other methods”. This may include prior knowledge (e.g. from a calibration certificate or the behaviour of similar instruments), it may include performing theoretical modelling. Add new comment Your name * E-mail * The content of this field is kept private and will not be shown publicly. Homepage Comment * CAPTCHAThis question is for testing whether or not you are a human visitor and to prevent automated spam submissions. Math question * 13 + 1 = Solve this simple math problem and enter the result. E.g. for 1+3, enter 4.