problem01_17 - 1.17: a) The average volume is 2 8.50 cm...

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1.17: a) The average volume is ( 29 ( 29 3 2 cm 8 . 2 cm 050 . 0 4 cm 50 . 8 = π (two significant figures) and the uncertainty in the volume, found from the extreme values of the diameter and thickness, is about 3 cm 3 . 0 , and so the volume of a cookie is . cm 3 . 0 8 . 2 3 ± (This method does not use the usual form for progation of errors,
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This homework help was uploaded on 02/14/2008 for the course PHYS 112 taught by Professor Wheeler during the Spring '08 term at Cornell University (Engineering School).

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