# When would one use nonparametric tests at their place of employment, in education, or in politics?

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Can nonparametric tests be used at work, in education, or in politics?

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The t test and ANOVA, as well as other statistical tests, assume that you have sampled data from populations that follow a Gaussian bell-shaped distribution. Biological data never follow a Gaussian distribution precisely, because a Gaussian distribution extends infinitely in both directions, so includes both infinitely low negative numbers and infinitely high positive numbers! But many kinds of biological ...

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This solution contains an explanation of why one would use nonparametric tests at the place of employment, in education, or in politics in 250 words.

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