Accession Number : AD0646632

Title :   THE USE OF METHOD-OF-MOMENTS ESTIMATES IN CHI-SQUARE TESTS FOR GOODNESS OF FIT,

Corporate Author : RAND CORP SANTA MONICA CALIF

Personal Author(s) : Madansky,Albert

Report Date : JAN 1967

Pagination or Media Count : 24

Abstract : In the memorandum the author shows how different methods of estimating the unknown parameters affect the chi-square statistic in the goodness of fit test.

Descriptors :   (*STATISTICAL TESTS, *DISTRIBUTION THEORY), PROBABILITY DENSITY FUNCTIONS, RANDOM VARIABLES, STATISTICAL ANALYSIS, STATISTICAL DISTRIBUTIONS

Subject Categories : Statistics and Probability

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE