9. Test For Randomness: The Runs Test

  1. Gregory W. Corder and
  2. Dale I. Foreman

Published Online: 13 SEP 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118165881.ch9

Nonparametric Statistics for Non-Statisticians: A Step-by-Step Approach

Nonparametric Statistics for Non-Statisticians: A Step-by-Step Approach

How to Cite

Corder, G. W. and Foreman, D. I. (2009) Test For Randomness: The Runs Test, in Nonparametric Statistics for Non-Statisticians: A Step-by-Step Approach, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118165881.ch9

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 13 SEP 2011
  2. Published Print: 6 MAY 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470454619

Online ISBN: 9781118165881

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Keywords:

  • runs test;
  • randomness;
  • custom value;
  • critical value;
  • null hypothesis

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Objectives

  • Introduction

  • The Runs Test for Randomness

  • Examples from the Literature

  • Summary

  • Practice Questions

  • Solutions to Practice Questions