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chi-square distribution (ˈkaɪˌskwɛə)
(Statistics) statistics a continuous single-parameter distribution derived as a special case of the gamma distribution and used esp to measure goodness of fit and to test hypotheses and obtain confidence intervals for the variance of a normally distributed variable
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Bivariate analysis was done using Chi squared
test to establish the effect (if any) of each risk factor on the outcome variables (morbidity and mortality).
Stone, 2000) have proposed a fit index that explicitly accounts for the measurement error inherent in an estimated theta value, here called chi squared
superscript 2, subscript i*.
Compared with the total sample, however, fewer migrants inherited family farms and more (but not significantly) started the farm business themselves (chi squared
1.6116 1df, p [is less than] 0.204).
The chi squared
statistic in ethology: use and misuse.