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Systems of Frequency Curves

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  • Date Published: April 2011
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  • isbn: 9780511863967

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  • Sir William Elderton's Frequency Curves and Correlation was first published in 1906 and subsequently three new editions were published. It has long enjoyed popularity as a source of clear descriptions of the practical use of Pearson and also Gram-Charlie systems of frequency curves. Professor Johnson has substantially revised this book. The material on correlations has been omitted; descriptions of further kinds of frequency curves have been added; the treatment of frequency surfaces has been recast and broadened; and the opportunity has been taken to amend the original text in the light of later research. The aim of this book remains essentially practical. There is no attempt at encyclopaedic coverage of all known systems of frequency curves and surfaces. It should be of especial value as a quick reference book (for statisticians and non-statisticians alike) for formulae and methods used in fitting frequency curves.

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    'Gives a fascinating view into statistical thinking in the early 20th century … The place of this book in the statistical literature is a credit to its authors.' The Actuary

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    • Date Published: April 2011
    • format: Adobe eBook Reader
    • isbn: 9780511863967
    • availability: This ISBN is for an eBook version which is distributed on our behalf by a third party.
  • Table of Contents

    Preface
    1. Introductory
    2. Frequency distributions
    3. Methods of moments
    4. Pearson's system of frequency curves
    5. Calculation
    6. Curves represented by series expansions
    7. Translation systems
    8. Frequency surfaces
    9. Standard errors
    10. Tests of goodness of fit
    Appendices
    Index.

  • Authors

    William Palin Elderton

    Norman Lloyd Johnson

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