Explore BrainMass

Explore BrainMass

    Hypothesis Testing - Parametric and Nonparametric Statistics

    Not what you're looking for? Search our solutions OR ask your own Custom question.

    This content was COPIED from BrainMass.com - View the original, and get the already-completed solution here!

    Can the formal hypothesis testing approach be used for non parametric tests?

    a. How are parametric and nonparametric statistics different?

    b. How are parametric and nonparametric statistics similar?

    © BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com March 4, 2021, 8:39 pm ad1c9bdddf
    https://brainmass.com/statistics/nonparametric-tests/hypothesis-testing-parametric-and-nonparametric-statistics-184072

    Solution Preview

    Many non-parametric tests are based on ranked data. Data are ranked by ordering them from lowest to highest (in ascending order) and assigning them integer ranks from 1 to the maximum sample size. In case of ties, they are resolved by assigning the mean values of the ranks that they would have received ...

    Solution Summary

    Almost 200 words explain how parametric and nonparametric statistics are similar and different.

    $2.49

    ADVERTISEMENT