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noun analysis, audit, check, checkup, effort, examination, experience, experiment, exploration, inquest, inquiry, inquisition, inspection, interrogation, observation, questioning, quiz, research, scrutiny, search, study, survey, trial, try, tryout
Associated concepts: blood test, clear and present danger test, compelling state interest test, prudent man test, right from wrong test, substantial evidence test
See also: attempt, canon, check, criterion, endeavor, experiment, indagation, inquiry, poll, question, research, survey, trial, try, venture

TEST. Something by which to ascertain the truth respecting another thing. 7 Penn. St. Rep. 428; 6 Whart. 284. Vide Religious Test.

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Data comparing statistical test use in individual journals are presented in Supplemental Material Table 1.
In this case, a statistical test that does not require the data to be normally distributed needs to be used.
Maurer,A universal statistical test for random bit generators, Journal of cryptology 5.
Power of a statistical test --the likelihood of rejecting the null hypothesis when there is a real difference--is influenced by the number of observations/sample size.
When results are reported, the statistical test score is provided with the significance level.
One statistical test chosen to address this purpose was the paired t-test.
When a statistical test is performed, the decision being made is whether to accept or reject the null hypothesis.
Each procedure chapter reviews the mathematical logic on which the statistical test is based and the basic tools necessary for comprehending the literature published in the statistics journals.
It is clear from Figure 4 that the P-values for each statistical test are uniformly distributed in the complete interval of P-values i.
001); in this design, however, compression could not be proven as standard with regard to oedema reduction in the statistical test procedure.
The calculation of the p-value is based on probability arguments and is the outcome of a statistical test.

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