You are here:

Powers of Goodness-of-Fit Tests in Detecting Balanced Mixed Normal Distributions
ARTICLE

,

Educational and Psychological Measurement Volume 51, Number 2, ISSN 0013-1644

Abstract

Ignorance of the characteristics of a mixed population may lead to bias in a summary measure of a phenomenon. A test based on sample kurtosis is demonstrated by a simulation study to be more powerful than six other known tests in detecting a class of mixed normal distributions. (SLD)

Citation

Bajgier, S.M. & Aggarwal, L.K. (1991). Powers of Goodness-of-Fit Tests in Detecting Balanced Mixed Normal Distributions. Educational and Psychological Measurement, 51(2), 253. Retrieved February 16, 2019 from .

This record was imported from ERIC on March 21, 2014. [Original Record]

ERIC is sponsored by the Institute of Education Sciences (IES) of the U.S. Department of Education.

Copyright for this record is held by the content creator. For more details see ERIC's copyright policy.

Keywords