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The meaning of a measurement: accuracy and precision

How to deal with error and scatter in measured values; absolute and relative uncertainty. An elementary but thorough... see more
Material Type: Tutorial
Author: Stephen Lower
Date Added: Nov 05, 2004 Date Modified: Sep 19, 2008
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Significant figures and rounding off

Digits, significant and otherwise; rules for rounding off and the reasoning behind them; some special cases such as crossing... see more
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Author: Stephen Lower
Date Added: Nov 05, 2004 Date Modified: Oct 12, 2008
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Measurements: can you believe them?

Reliability of a measurement; an introduction to simple statistics for science students. Average, mean, deviation from the... see more
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Author: Stephen Lower
Date Added: Nov 05, 2004 Date Modified: Nov 01, 2012
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Measurements: drawing conclusions from data

The bell-shaped curve, confidence intervals, using statistical tests of make conclusions, how to lie with statistics.
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Author: Stephen Lower
Date Added: Nov 05, 2004 Date Modified: Nov 05, 2004
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Biology Of Cognition

This is an introductory tutorial on Matuarana and Varela's work prepared by Dr. Randall Whitaker. It is in two parts.
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Author: Unknown
Date Added: Sep 07, 2001 Date Modified: Jun 07, 2004
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Optics for Kids: Science and Engineering

This site provides a very clear and organized overview about optics, the science of light. There is a table of contents near... see more
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Author: Bruce Irving
Date Added: Sep 02, 2000 Date Modified: Sep 16, 2012
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Interactive Media Center

The Interactive Media Center frequently publishes new materials to add to our series of online reference resources and... see more
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Author: University Libraries, University at Albany
Date Added: Jun 06, 2000 Date Modified: Jun 24, 2012
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