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December, 1955 On the Noncentral Beta-Distribution
J. L. Hodges Jr
Ann. Math. Statist. 26(4): 648-653 (December, 1955). DOI: 10.1214/aoms/1177728424


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.


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J. L. Hodges Jr. "On the Noncentral Beta-Distribution." Ann. Math. Statist. 26 (4) 648 - 653, December, 1955.


Published: December, 1955
First available in Project Euclid: 28 April 2007

zbMATH: 0066.11103
MathSciNet: MR73882
Digital Object Identifier: 10.1214/aoms/1177728424

Rights: Copyright © 1955 Institute of Mathematical Statistics

Vol.26 • No. 4 • December, 1955
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