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That assumption of normality

White, Paul; Redford, Paul; Macdonald, James

Authors

Paul White Paul.White@uwe.ac.uk
Associate Professor in Applied Statistics

Paul Redford Paul2.Redford@uwe.ac.uk
Associate Director of Academic Practice

James Macdonald James.Macdonald@uwe.ac.uk
Senior Lecturer in Psychology (Cognitive and Neuropsychology)



Abstract

Many statistical tests are based around an assumption of “normality”. The reasoning for this choice of distribution, whether to test, what to test, and how to test for normality is covered along with practical recommendations.

Citation

White, P., Redford, P., & Macdonald, J. That assumption of normality

Other Type Teaching Resource
Deposit Date Sep 26, 2019
Publicly Available Date Sep 27, 2019
Public URL https://uwe-repository.worktribe.com/output/3294821