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Unformatted text preview: without using any instrument other than my eye, provided you are less than 6 ft, 6 in tall. % Error • N S = Standard Value (Accepted Value) • N E = Experimental Value (Measurement) % Error = [(N S – N E )/ N S ] x 100 % Error (cont.) % Error = [(N S – N E )/ N S ] x 100 Suppose you count 10 coins and error by 1. Suppose you count 100 coins and error by 1. Suppose you count 1000 coins and error by 1. Suppose you count 10000 coins and error by 1. Math in Physics • Algebra, Geometry, Trig, Calculus • Trig Functions – sine, cosine, tangent • Calculus – simple differentiation and integration y = f(x) x y x 1 x 2 x 3 x y x 1 x 2 Math in Physics – Linear Functions y = f(x) x y b A 1 A 2...
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 Spring '08
 Dr.Schrieber
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