(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); 1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

Need to calculate the error of coefficient of static friction in a lab where: µs = tan(theta)s They say to use the general theory of errors?

2. Relevant equations

delta[tan(theta)] = [1/cos(theta)]^2 (delta)(theta)

3. The attempt at a solution

Do I just plug in my angle value of 26 into the theta's to get the answer? I tried that and I got a value of 0.40, which doesn't make sense because my coefficient of static friction is 0.50?

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# Homework Help: Coefficient of Static Friction error (Lab)

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