Data Reduction and Error Analysis Assignments

**Measurement Uncertainties**- Read
*Bevington*, chap. 1. - Do problems 1.4 and 1.7, pp. 15-16. A calculator will be helpful.
- Evaluate the combinations:
(
^{8}_{4}), (^{7}_{3}), (^{5}_{2}) . - Under the assumption that the pushbutton lock on rm π requires 3 different buttons to be pushed in succession, how many unique combinations does this lock have? (Note that the digits range only from 1-5.)
`Due 19 Oct '07 6:00pm.`

- Read
**Probability Distributions**- Read
*Bevington*, chap. 2, pp. 17-35. - Do problems 2.3, 2.7, 2.13, 2.14, pp. 34-35.
`Due 26 Oct '07 6:00pm.`

- Read
**Error Analysis**- Read
*Bevington*, chap 3. pp. 36-50. - Do problems 3.1, 3.2, 3.4, 3.6, 3.10, pp. 49-50.
`Due 2 Nov '07, 6:00pm.`

- Read
**Estimates of Means and Errors**- Read
*Bevington*, chap. 4, pp. 51-74. - Do problems 4.2, 4.5, 4.8, 4.10. (Use a calculator.)
`Due 9 Nov '07, 6:00pm.`

- Read
**Monte Carlo Techniques**- Read
*Bevington*, chap. 5, pp. 75-97. - Do problems 5.2, 5.5, 5.9.
`Due 16 Nov '07, 6:00pm.`

- Read
**Least Squares Fit to a Straight Line**- Read
*Bevington*, chap. 6, pp. 98-115. - Do problems 6.2, 6.5, p. 115.
`Due 23 Nov '07, 6:00pm.`

- Read