Statistical Hypothesis Testing with SAS and R

Author(s): Dirk Taeger, Sonja Kuhnt
Genre: Science
Original Publish Date: Jan 09, 2014
Product Number: EB00202086
Released: Feb 07, 2014
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781118762615
Publisher: Wiley
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A comprehensive guide to statistical hypothesis testing with examples in SAS and R When analyzing datasets the following questions often arise: Is there a short hand procedure for a statistical test available in SAS or R? If so, how do I use it? If not, how do I program the test myself? This book answers these questions and provides an overview of the most common statistical test problems in a comprehensive way, making it easy to find and perform an appropriate statistical test. A general summary of statistical test theory is presented, along with a basic description for each test, including the necessary prerequisites, assumptions, the formal test problem and the test statistic. Examples in both SAS and R are provided, along with program code to perform the test, resulting output and remarks explaining the necessary program parameters. Key features: - Provides examples in both SAS and R for each test presented. - Looks at the most common statistical tests, displayed in a clear and easy to follow way. - Supported by a supplementary website <> featuring example /> program code. resource. Students using SAS and R will also find it an excellent choice for reference /> and data analysis.