Accession Number:

ADA113792

Title:

Some Easy 't'-Statistics.

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept.,

Corporate Author:

PRINCETON UNIV NJ DEPT OF STATISTICS

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1981-11-01

Pagination or Media Count:

46.0

Abstract:

This paper explores the use of t-statistics based on two or four order statistics. The functions of the order statistics which are used to define the t-statistics are the hinges. The hinges are approximately the quartiles and are either exact order statistics or the means of two adjacent order statistics. Two t-statistics based on the hinges are examined and compared to other t-statistics, including Students t, using various criteria. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Statistics and Probability

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE