ASTM E178 - 16A - Standard Practice for Dealing With Outlying Observations

ASTM E178 - 16A

Standard Practice for Dealing With Outlying Observations

Status : Current   Published : September 2016



1.1 This practice covers outlying observations in samples and how to test the statistical significance of outliers.

1.2 The system of units for this standard is not specified. Dimensional quantities in the standard are presented only as illustrations of calculation methods. The examples are not binding on products or test methods treated.

1.3 This standard does not purport to address all of the safety concerns, if any, associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to establish appropriate safety and health practices and determine the applicability of regulatory requirements prior to use.

Standard NumberASTM E178 - 16A
TitleStandard Practice for Dealing With Outlying Observations
Publication Date07 September 2016
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)No other standards are normatively referenced
Informative References(Provided for Information)No other standards are informatively referenced
Descriptors <fn id="fn00002"> <para>The boldface numbers in parentheses refer to a list of references at the end of this standard.</para></fn>, Dixon test, gross deviation, Grubbs test, kurtosis, outlier, skewness, Tietjen-Moore test
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