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Physics 331 Lab Report Grading standards Oct. 21, 2010 A maximum of 50 points will be allocated to each Lab Report. The written portion of report should be “typed” but numerical calculations may be done by hand. 1. 2 Points. Raw Data sheet . This should include units and the estimate of uncertainty. Name and date of data taking. 2. 6 Points. Diagram of apparatus (could be taken from class web page) and brief outline of procedure. Parameters should be defined. For example in SoL parameters would be A , B , D , focal lengths, rotation speed, and spot displacement. 3. 18 Points. Analysis section . This should include Graphs with axes labeled and a title or caption. Formulas: Refer to definitions of parameters given above.
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Unformatted text preview: Give reference to the source of formula or derivation if original. Name of programs you used (include listing only if you wrote them or made major changes) Uncertainty analysis (propagation of errors and discussion of sources of uncertainty) 4. 4 Points. Conclusions : Results, and comparisons with accepted values. 5. 2 Points. Abstract (about 5 lines). Very brief description of what was done, Results and their uncertainties, Comparison with accepted values 6. 18 Points. (14 Points for content; 4 Points for style) Written Portion : Purpose, underlying physics issues, methods, results, comparison Heading should include name, date, names of team members....
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