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Unformatted text preview: CBE 660 Final Exam December 18/22, 2009 NAME: Instructions: The exam is open book and open notes. You may use a laptop to do the computations. Write your name on the exam. Work both problems. You have two hours. Hand in your exam as well as your solution at the end. When you are finished, also email your mfiles to rawlings@engr.wisc.edu . Exercise 1. Who has the error? 50 points. 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 110.2 0.2 0.4 0.6 0.8 1 y x Figure 1: Plot of y versus x from data file errvbls.dat on the website www.che.wisc. edu/ ~ jbraw/ . You are fitting some n laboratory measurements to a linear model y i = mx i + b + e yi i = 1 , 2 ,...,n in which you have been told that the x variable is known with high accuracy and the y variable has measurement error e y distributed as e y N (0 , . 03) 1 CBE 660 Final Exam December 18/22, 2009 The data are shown in Figure 1 and are given in file errvbls.dat on the website www.che.wisc.edu/ ~ jbraw/ ....
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This note was uploaded on 10/02/2011 for the course CBE 660 taught by Professor Staff during the Spring '08 term at Wisconsin.
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