Experimentation and Measurement

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Courier Dover Publications, 1998 - Science - 127 pages
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An expert in the statistical design of experiments introduces the laws of measurement in simple terms, describing how to make good measurements, recognize sources of miscalculations, and detect and minimize errors. Topics include mathematics of measurement, use of instruments, and experimenting with weighing machines. Excellent resource for students, researchers. 1994 edition.
  

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Contents

Preface
6
WHY WE NEED MEASUREMENTS
15
MEASUREMENTS IN EXPERIMENTATION
23
TYPICAL COLLECTIONS OF MEASUREMENTS
41
MATHEMATICS OF MEASUREMENT
56
INSTRUMENTS FOR MAKING MEASUREMENTS
80
EXPERIMENT WITH WEIGHING MACHINES
96
SELECTION OF ITEMS FOR MEASUREMENT
104
MEASUREMENT OF THREAD STRENGTH
113
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