The Nature of Statistical Processes Lab Report - The Nature of Statistical Processes Table 1 Table of Average Counts Standard Deviation Average Counts

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The Nature of Statistical Processes Table 1 – Table of Average Counts & Standard Deviation Trial Average Counts (Counts Per Interval) Standard Deviation (Counts Per Interval) Fractional Uncertainty (%) Sampling Rate (Seconds Per Sample) 1 0.9693 0.9937 102.52 0.01 2 1.892 1.39 73.47 0.02 3 2.883 1.693 58.72 0.03 4 3.745 1.991 53.16 0.04 5 4.623 2.162 46.77 0.05 6 5.7 2.335 40.96 0.06 7 6.692 2.752 41.12 0.07 8 7.981 2.638 33.05 0.08 9 8.739 2.888 33.05 0.09 10 9.673 3.148 32.54 0.1 11 10.57 3.265 30.89 0.11 12 11.62 3.52 30.29 0.12 13 12.34 3.509 28.44 0.13 14 13.59 3.469 25.53 0.14 15 14.68 4.202 28.62 0.15 16 15.17 3.758 24.77 0.16 17 16.16 3.743 23.16 0.17 18 17 3.939 23.17 0.18 19 18.2 4.238 23.29 0.19 20 19.07 3.826 20.06 0.2 21 20.13 4.537 22.54 0.21 22 21.12 4.621 21.88 0.22 23 21.98 5.147 23.42 0.23 24 22.66 4.879 21.53 0.24 25 24.43 5.052 20.68 0.25 26 24.69 5.131 20.78 0.26 27 25.14 5.22 20.76 0.27 28 26.07 4.876 18.70 0.28 29 27.74 5.181 18.68 0.29 30 29.11 5.193 17.84 0.3
Figure 1 – Plot of Measured Average Counts vs. Standard Deviation Figure 2 – Example Plot of Data at Interval Choice of 1 Count per Interval y = 0.6942x 2 + 1.8704x -­‐ 2.2503 R² = 0.96336 0 5 10 15 20 25 30 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 AverageCounts(CountsPerIntervalofTime) Standard Deviation (Counts Per Interval) Measured Average Counts vs. Standard Deviation
Inline Questions 9. Does the observed average count rate vagree (within uncertainty σv) with 1 count/interval?