5. Statistical Testing

  1. Charles D. Ghilani Ph.D. Professor

Published Online: 9 MAR 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470586266.ch5

Adjustment Computations: Spatial Data Analysis, Fifth Edition

Adjustment Computations: Spatial Data Analysis, Fifth Edition

How to Cite

Ghilani, C. D. (2010) Statistical Testing, in Adjustment Computations: Spatial Data Analysis, Fifth Edition, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470586266.ch5

Author Information

  1. The Pennsylvania State University, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 9 MAR 2010
  2. Published Print: 3 MAR 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470464915

Online ISBN: 9780470586266

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Keywords:

  • statistical testing;
  • testing validity of a statistic - known as hypothesis testing;
  • graphical interpretation - of Type I and Type II errors;
  • test of hypothesis for population mean;
  • STATS - ability in performing hypothesis tests for population mean;
  • variance and ratio of two variances

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Hypothesis Testing

  • Systematic Development of a Test

  • Test of Hypothesis for the Population Mean

  • Test of Hypothesis for the Population Variance

  • Test of Hypothesis for the Ratio of Two Population Variances

  • Software

  • Problems