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Uncertainty and Error Analysis

In this lab, students will learn how to estimate uncertainty for different types of measurements.


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02_Uncertainty_and_Error_Analysis_data.cap 271.78 KB
02_Uncertainty_and_Error_Analysis.docx 340.55 KB
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02_Uncertainty_and_Error_Analysis.pdf 155.22 KB

Featured Equipment

Discover Pi Set

Discover Pi Set (10 pack)

This 10-pack of disc sets allows students to derive the meaning of pi directly from their measurements. Four plastic disks with varying diameter in each set.

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Source: Lab #02

Comprehensive 850 Physics System

Uncertainty and Error Analysis