Physics307L F09:Schedule/Week 10 agenda/Weighted
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The problem: You have two separate measurements with different uncertainties. How do you combine them?
Example: Speed of Light
Measurement #1 (25 +/- 3) cm / ns
Measurement #2 29(2) cm / ns
What is the best way to combine these measurements?
What do you expect the new means, uncertainties to be?