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URL should be http://www.usna.edu/Users/math/tjs/NOA/index.htm 
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Problem 15 
Problem 15 should refer back to problem 11 (vice 10). 
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Problem 17 
Problem 17 should refer back to problem 16 (vice 15). 
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Answer to problem 3c 
3.c The answer should be S sub 3 (vice S sub 2). 
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Answer to problem 8 
8. a. The answer should be S sub
5 (vice S sub 6) and 
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Several places on the page. 
The use of a is nonstandard. The usual notation is for a (1a)*100% confidence interval, with a being the confidence level. For example, for a 95% confidence interval a would be .05. In the text terminology, it would be .95. 
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Three lines below Figure 6.3 
Replace 0 £ t £ 2y_{0}/k with 0 £ t £ 2y_{0}/v. 
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Example calculation of Pd in the middle of the page. 
In the third line the last + sign should be a  sign. 
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In Figure 7.6 
In formula for inverse cube law, replace f by .j 
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In Figure 8.7 
The probability associated with point C should be .24 not .29. 
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Title of figure 8.13 
The time of the map is (TIME = 6 HOURS); not 3 HOURS. 
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Problem 5 part d 
Bad question: Replace it with "What track spacing will result in a symmetric crossover barrier? 
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Answers to 5 d and e. 
5. d. 17.45, e. 1 
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Answer to 4b. 
4. b. .0364 
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Problem 22 
f(x) = 1/8 for 0<=x<=8. 
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Last updated: 1 Sept 2011