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That assumption of normality

White, Paul; Redford, Paul; Macdonald, James


Paul White
Associate Professor in Applied Statistics

Paul Redford
Associate Director of Academic Practice

James Macdonald
Senior Lecturer in Psychology (Cognitive and Neuropsychology)


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.


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
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