Accession Number : AD0781286
Title : Nonparametric Truncated Sequential Test for the Median with Application to Maintainability.
Descriptive Note : Final rept. Jun 72-Dec 73,
Corporate Author : UNION COLL SCHENECTADY N Y INST OF ADMINISTRATION AND MANAGEMENT
Personal Author(s) : Goss,Thomas I.
Report Date : DEC 1973
Pagination or Media Count : 122
Abstract : Truncated sequential procedures, using the binomial distribution, are provided for a nonparametric test of the median of a distribution. Applications are made to maintainability tests. Sequential estimation and confidence limits are given. The methods are perfectly general for nonparametric tests of any percentile of a distribution. (Author)
Descriptors : *Sequential analysis, *Distribution functions, Statistical tests, Confidence limits, Mean, Maintainability, Computer programs, Tables(Data), Theses
Subject Categories : Statistics and Probability
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE