Accession Number:

ADP003842

Title:

A New Method of Evaluating Normal and t-Tail Areas

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

WISCONSIN UNIV-MADISON MATHEMATICS RESEARCH CENTER

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1984-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

6.0

Abstract:

The bounds of Boyd and Soms for the tail areas of the normal and t- distributions are used to obtain a new method of evaluating the tail areas. The absolute and relative errors and numerical examples are given.

Subject Categories:

  • Statistics and Probability

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE