Criterion for the rejection of doubtful observations

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TypeTechnical Report
Series titleERB; no. ERB-803
Physical description7 p.
AbstractIt is always difficult to justify the rejection of a doubtful value from a series of measurements. Provided the total number of observations is large, a fluctuation of fairly large magnitude is tolerable in terms of its effect on the average. Objective rejection criteria, past and present, are reviewed and discussed.
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PublisherNational Research Council of Canada, Radio and Electrical Engineering Division
AffiliationNational Research Council Canada
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NPARC number21276056
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Record created2015-09-18
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