An introduction to error analysis : the study of uncertainties in physical measurements (Record no. 13776)

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ISBN 9780935702071
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ISBN 0935702075
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ISBN 9780935702101
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ISBN 0935702105
082 ## - DEWEY DECIMAL CLASSIFICATION NUMBER
Classification number 511.43
Item number TAY
100 ## - MAIN ENTRY--AUTHOR NAME
Personal name Taylor, John R.
245 #3 - TITLE STATEMENT
Title An introduction to error analysis : the study of uncertainties in physical measurements
260 ## - PUBLICATION, DISTRIBUTION, ETC. (IMPRINT)
Place of publication Mill Valley, Calif. :
Name of publisher University Science Books,
Year of publication ©1982.
300 ## - PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Number of Pages x, 270 pages :
Other physical details illustrations ;
490 ## - SERIES STATEMENT
Series statement Series of books in physics.
500 ## - GENERAL NOTE
General note Includes Index
505 ## - FORMATTED CONTENTS NOTE
Formatted contents note Preface to the Second Edition --<br/>Preface to the First Edition --<br/>Ch. 1. Preliminary Description of Error Analysis --<br/>Ch. 2. How to Report and Use Uncertainties --<br/>Ch. 3. Propagation of Uncertainties --<br/>Ch. 4. Statistical Analysis and Random Uncertainties --<br/>Ch. 5. The Normal Distribution --<br/>Ch. 6. Rejection of Data --<br/>Ch. 7. Weighted Averages --<br/>Ch. 8. Least-Squares Fitting --<br/>Ch. 9. Covariance and Correlation --<br/>Ch. 10. The Binomial Distribution --<br/>Ch. 11. The Poisson Distribution --<br/>Ch. 12. The Chi-Squared Test for a Distribution --<br/>App. A. Normal Error Integral, I --<br/>App. B. Normal Error Integral, II --<br/>App. C. Probabilities for Correlation Coefficients --<br/>App. D. Probabilities for Chi Squared --<br/>App. E. Two Proofs Concerning Sample Standard Deviations --<br/>Bibliography --<br/>Answers to Quick Checks and Odd-Numbered Problems --<br/>Index.
520 ## - SUMMARY, ETC.
Summary, etc <br/>An introduction to error analysis for first degree students who do experimental work in science and engineering courses.
650 ## - SUBJECT ADDED ENTRY--TOPICAL TERM
Topical Term Physical measurements.
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Koha item type Reference Books
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Collection code Home library Current library Shelving location Date acquired Source of acquisition Cost, normal purchase price Full call number Accession Number Koha item type
Reference Main Library Main Library Reference 05/03/1998 Purchased 575.00 511.43 TAY 004452 Reference Books
Reference Main Library Main Library Stacks 02/04/1998 Asia Foundation 575.00 511.43 TAY 004469 Lending Books

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