Accession Number : AD0013971


Title :   TABLES FOR THE DISTRIBUTION OF THE NUMBER OF EXCEEDANCES


Descriptive Note : Technical rept.


Corporate Author : WAYNE STATE UNIV DETROIT MI


Personal Author(s) : Epstein, Benjamin


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/013971.pdf


Report Date : 15 Jul 1953


Pagination or Media Count : 34


Abstract : A discussion and numerical examples of the exceedance theory are presented. The theory is applicable to (1) nonparametric tests for slippage, (2) life testing, and (3) predicting the occurrences of floods and droughts on the basis of past data.


Descriptors :   *PROBABILITY DISTRIBUTION FUNCTIONS , LIFE TESTS , DROUGHT , FORECASTING


Subject Categories : Statistics and Probability


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE