Comparisons (Hypothesis Tests) for Complete Data

  1. Wayne Nelson

Published Online: 28 JAN 2005

DOI: 10.1002/0471725234.ch10

Applied Life Data Analysis

Applied Life Data Analysis

How to Cite

Nelson, W. (1982) Comparisons (Hypothesis Tests) for Complete Data, in Applied Life Data Analysis, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/0471725234.ch10

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 28 JAN 2005
  2. Published Print: 4 FEB 1982

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471094586

Online ISBN: 9780471725237



  • complete life data;
  • hypothesis tests;
  • distribution parameters;
  • confidence intervals;
  • exponential distribution


This chapter includes the following topics:

  • Introduction

  • Comparison of Poisson Samples

  • Comparison of Binomial Samples

  • Comparison of Multinomial Samples

  • Comparison of Exponential Samples

  • Comparison of Normal and Lognormal Samples

  • Nonparametric, Weibull, and Other Distributions

  • Theoretical Concepts for Hypothesis Tests

  • Problems