## The Annals of Mathematical Statistics

- Ann. Math. Statist.
- Volume 26, Number 4 (1955), 648-653.

### On the Noncentral Beta-Distribution

#### Abstract

A computing formula for the noncentral beta-distribution recently published by Nicholson is simplified. A table of figurate numbers is provided to facilitate the use of the simplified formula. It is compared for ease of use with the method of Tang in several situations.

#### Article information

**Source**

Ann. Math. Statist. Volume 26, Number 4 (1955), 648-653.

**Dates**

First available in Project Euclid: 28 April 2007

**Permanent link to this document**

https://projecteuclid.org/euclid.aoms/1177728424

**Digital Object Identifier**

doi:10.1214/aoms/1177728424

**Mathematical Reviews number (MathSciNet)**

MR73882

**Zentralblatt MATH identifier**

0066.11103

**JSTOR**

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#### Citation

Hodges, J. L. On the Noncentral Beta-Distribution. Ann. Math. Statist. 26 (1955), no. 4, 648--653. doi:10.1214/aoms/1177728424. https://projecteuclid.org/euclid.aoms/1177728424