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Nonparametric Tests

Nonparametric Tests in Minitab

A nonparametric test is any statistical procedure where no assumptions are made regarding the distribution of data. The most common types of nonparametric tests include:Kruskal-Wallis TestMann Whitney U TestWilcoxon Signed Ranks TestFriedman’s TestBefore we talk about the Nonparametric Tests, let’s understand what Parametric Tests are.Parametric Tests:These are hypothesis tests that assume that the data being […]

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Common Probability Distributions

 1. Normal Distribution:​Where:μ  = Meanσ  = Standard Deviationπ ≈ 3.141e ≈ 2.718​2. Binomial Distribution:​Where:p = Probability of successq = Probability of failure =  1−p​n = Number of trialsP(x) = Probability of x successes in n trials​3. Poisson Distribution:​Where:m = Probability of successP(x) = Probability of x successes.

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Top Three Measures of Central Tendency

Three commonly used measures of central tendency are: Mean, Median and Mode. 1. Mean: Mean is also commonly known as the average, e.g., the average income of the country, the average height of people, etc. The mean is the most commonly used measure of central tendency. Formula: Example: Find the mean of 10, 11, 14, […]

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