Applied Stat for Bio Sci
Applied Stat for Bio Sci STA 100
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Date Created: 09/08/15
STA 100 Lecture 7 The Normal Distribution continued IV Transformation for Nonnormal Data In many applications we may be dealing with data that are not normally distributed The power transformation defined by yy 17t m0 logy 7t0 can be used to achieve normality This transformation is also known as the BoxCox transformation The value of X will be determined by examining the distribution of the data For example if the distribution is skewed to the right ly log y l ly or ly would be appropriate transformations This means that values of 12 0 12 or 1 would be appropriate for k Example Distribution of specialty referral charges for a random sample of 100 UCDMC patients Histogram of Prim with Normal Curve Frequency I l l l I I I I I I I I I I I D ZEIEI ADD BEIEI EDD tEIEIEI IZEIEI MUD IBEIEI IEEIEI ZEIEIEI Histogram of LogPrim with Normal Curve Frequency LogPrim
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