ERIC Number: EJ290765
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1983
Reference Count: 0
F-Test Alternatives to Fisher's Exact Test and to the Chi-Square Test of Homogeneity in 2x2 Tables.
Overall, John E.; Starbuck, Robert R.
Journal of Educational Statistics, v8 n1 p59-73 Spr 1983
An alternative to Fisher's exact test and the chi-square test for homogeneity in two-by-two tables is developed. The method provides for Type I error rates which are closer to the stated alpha level than either of the alternatives. (JKS)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers: Binomial Distribution; Chi Square Test; Fisher Exact Probability Test