Accession Number : AD0685594
Title : SOME NORMALIZING TRANSFORMATIONS OF THE MULTIPLE CORRELATION COEFFICIENT.
Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,
Corporate Author : FLORIDA STATE UNIV TALLAHASSEE DEPT OF STATISTICS
Personal Author(s) : Hodgson,Vincent
Report Date : DEC 1968
Pagination or Media Count : 18
Abstract : Three normal approximations to the sampling distribution of the multiple correlation coefficient are proposed and investigated. The approximations are not as accurate as Gurland's new approximation based on the F distribution but do have the advantage of being based on the more convenient and more thoroughly tabulated normal distribution.
Descriptors : (*DISTRIBUTION THEORY, *CORRELATION TECHNIQUES), STATISTICAL DISTRIBUTIONS, POPULATION(MATHEMATICS), APPROXIMATION(MATHEMATICS), PROBABILITY DENSITY FUNCTIONS, ANALYSIS OF VARIANCE, SAMPLING, NUMERICAL ANALYSIS, RELIABILITY, QUALITY CONTROL, ERRORS
Subject Categories : Astronautics
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE