An Introduction to Error Analysis: The Study of Uncertainties in Physical Measurements

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University Science Books, Jan 1, 1997 - Mathematics - 327 pages
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This text by John Taylor introduces the study of uncertainties to lower division science students. Assuming no prior knowledge, the author introduces error analysis through the use of familiar examples ranging from carpentry to well-known historic experiments. Pertinent worked examples, simple exercises throughout the text, and numerous chapter-ending problems combine to make the book ideal for use in physics, chemistry, and engineering lab courses.

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Review: Introduction to Error Analysis: The Study of Uncertainties in Physical Measurements

User Review  - Louay Hassan - Goodreads

In my long search for a book that explains error analysis stripping doing to the very basics, I have found reading this book quite rewarding. Part I of this book starts right from the very basics of ... Read full review

Review: Introduction to Error Analysis: The Study of Uncertainties in Physical Measurements

User Review  - Stuart Woolf - Goodreads

I read this book mostly to review material I already knew - which is to say, I read Part I somewhat casually and skimmed Part II. That being said, this is definitely a book I wish I had read earlier ... Read full review

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