Notes: A Shortcut for Determining Sample Confidence Limits
Abstract:The method calls for a set of five random samples. Approximate 95-percent confidence limits are given by the highest and the lowest of the sample means. The theoretical basis for this method is discussed.
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Affiliations: Research Officer, Canada Dept. of Forestry and Rural Development, Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario
Publication date: 1968-12-01
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