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Recognizing the Maximum of a Sequence
Abstract The classical dowry, secretary, or beauty contest problem is extended in several directions. In trying to find sequentially the maximum of a random sequence of fixed length, the chooser canExpand
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Understanding robust and exploratory data analysis
Stem-and-Leaf Displays (J. Emerson & D. Hoaglin). Letter Values: A Set of Selected Order Statistics (D. Hoaglin). Boxplots and Batch Comparison (J. Emerson & J. Strenio). Transforming Data (J.Expand
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Data Analysis and Regression: A Second Course in Statistics
The assumption is made in this volume devoted to data analysis and regression that the student has had a 1st course in statistics. Expand
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Efficacy of BCG vaccine in the prevention of tuberculosis. Meta-analysis of the published literature.
OBJECTIVE To quantify the efficacy of BCG vaccine against tuberculosis (TB). DATA SOURCES MEDLINE with index terms BCG vaccine, tuberculosis, and human. Experts from the Centers for Disease ControlExpand
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The Tennessee study of class size in the early school grades.
The Tennessee class size project is a three-phase study designed to determine the effect of smaller class size in the earliest grades on short-term and long-term pupil performance. The first phase ofExpand
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