Accession Number : AD0600739

Title :   ON THE ASYMPTOTIC DISTRIBUTION OF THE LARGEST SAMPLE SPACING

Corporate Author : WISCONSIN UNIV MADISON MATHEMATICS RESEARCH CENTER

Personal Author(s) : Weiss,Lionel

Report Date : APR 1964

Pagination or Media Count : 20

Abstract : The limiting distribution of the largest sample spacing generated by independent identically distributed random variables is obtained, under mild conditions on the common distribution. Applications are suggested. (Author)

Descriptors :   *STATISTICAL DISTRIBUTIONS, *STATISTICAL FUNCTIONS, *PROBABILITY, THEOREMS, STATISTICAL TESTS

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE