ERIC Number: EJ458332
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1992
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Error Analysis in the Introductory Physics Laboratory.
Deacon, Christopher G.
Physics Teacher, v30 n6 p368-70 Sep 1992
Describes two simple methods of error analysis: (1) combining errors in the measured quantities; and (2) calculating the error or uncertainty in the slope of a straight-line graph. Discusses significance of the error in the comparison of experimental results with some known value. (MDH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
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Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
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