Accession Number : ADA139970

Title :   Approximations for Expected Values of Normal Order Statistics with an Application to Goodness-of-Fit.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : STANFORD UNIV CA DEPT OF STATISTICS

Personal Author(s) : Fotopoulos,N ; Leslie,J ; Stephens,M

PDF Url : ADA139970

Report Date : 06 Mar 1984

Pagination or Media Count : 33

Abstract : This article considers new approximations for expected values of standard normal order statistics, and uses these to give asymptotic theory for the Shapiro-Francia statistic for a test of normality. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Order statistics, *Approximation(Mathematics), *Fitting functions(Mathematics), Asymptotic normality, Correlation, Value, Normal distribution

Subject Categories : Statistics and Probability

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE