Accession Number:

AD0781286

Title:

Nonparametric Truncated Sequential Test for the Median with Application to Maintainability.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. Jun 72-Dec 73,

Corporate Author:

UNION COLL SCHENECTADY N Y INST OF ADMINISTRATION AND MANAGEMENT

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1973-12-01

Pagination or Media Count:

122.0

Abstract:

Truncated sequential procedures, using the binomial distribution, are provided for a nonparametric test of the median of a distribution. Applications are made to maintainability tests. Sequential estimation and confidence limits are given. The methods are perfectly general for nonparametric tests of any percentile of a distribution. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Statistics and Probability

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE