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Mini Paper Appearing in Spring 1998 Newsletter

by Burke, Charles R.;

This paper demonstrates the implications of controlling the fill accuracy standard deviation of a process...

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 1998-03
  • Keywords:Standard deviation, Normal distribution
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A Graphical Supplement for Teaching Mean and Standard Deviation Calculations

Mini Paper Taken from the Winter 1998 Newsletter

by Matejcik, Frank J.;

This Mini Paper demonstrates how to mix graphical learning techniques with the traditional way of teaching statistics...

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 1998-01
  • Keywords:Standard deviation
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A Tutorial on Probabilistic Risk Assessment for Net Package Contents

Mini Paper Appearing in Fall 1997 Newsletter

by King, Dennis W.;

This paper demonstrates how to calculate the producer’s risk of being in violation of package fill regulations...

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 1997-09
  • Keywords:Mean, Standard deviation, Normal distribution, Binomial distribution
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Statistical Intervals for Quality Assurance: The Realities!

Mini Paper Taken from the Summer 1994 Newsletter

by ASQ Statistics Division

Interval estimates, which quantify uncertainty, provide important tools for continuous quality improvement. They are also subject to certain assumptions, particularly that of representative sampling...

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 1994-06
  • Keywords:Confidence intervals, Tolerance intervals, Prediction intervals, Standard deviation, Enumerative study, Analytic study, Random sampling, Convenience sampling, Judgment sampling, Representative sampling
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Statistical Intervals for Quality Assurance: The Realities!

Mini Paper Taken from the Summer 1994 Newsletter

by Meeker, William; Hahn, Gerald;

Interval estimates!..

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 1994-06
  • Keywords:Confidence intervals, Tolerance intervals, Prediction intervals, Standard deviation, Enumerative study, Analytic study, Random sampling, Convenience sampling, Judgment sampling, Representative sampling
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Statistical Intervals for Quality Assurance: The Realities!

Mini Paper Taken from the Summer 1994 Newsletter

by Meeker, William; Hahn, Gerald;

Statistical inference methods, such as interval estimates for quantifying uncertainty, provide important tools for continuous quality improvement...

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 1994-06
  • Keywords:Confidence intervals, Tolerance intervals, Prediction intervals, Standard deviation, Enumerative study, Analytic study, Random sampling, Convenience sampling, Judgment sampling, Representative sampling
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Normal Probability Plots

Basic Tools Taken from the Fall 1992 Newsletter

by Heyes, Jed;

This article illustrates the construction of normal probability plots and describes the information one can obtain from the plots...

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 1992-09
  • Keywords:Normal distribution, Standard deviation, Mean, Probability plot
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Statistical Graphics – A Great Tool-Kit

Basic Tools Taken from the Fall 1991 Newsletter

by Hansen, Edward R.;

This article explains how to use simple graphs and plots to get an overall understanding of the dat!..

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 1991-09
  • Keywords:Exploratory Data Analysis (EDA), Stem and Leaf Diagram, Histogram, Normal plots, Box plot, Notched box plot, Standard deviation, Statistical Graphics
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The Great Stem and Leaf Plot Debate

Basic Tools Taken from the Summer 1991 Newsletter

by Troxell, Joseph;

This article discusses the benefits of stem and leaf plots and provides instructions on how to construct them...

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 1991-06
  • Keywords:Stem and Leaf Diagram, Histogram, Standard deviation, Normal plots, Normal distribution, Residuals, Exploratory Data Analysis (EDA)
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Evaluating a Change to a Production Process

Mini Paper Appearing in the Fall 1989 Newsletter

by Verseput, Richard P.;

This paper provides a guide for conducting an experiment to determine the effects of a process change on product performance...

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 1989-09
  • Keywords:Capability, Standard deviation, Statistical process control

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