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Authors: Croucher, John S
Date: 2009
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/170336
Description: One of the more common techniques for measuring relationships between variables is the well-known Pearson correlation coefficient. The corresponding handy test statistic is taught in just about every ... More
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Authors: Croucher, John S
Date: 2008
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/72845
Description: This paper examines one of the most profound and misused concepts in the world of medicine, law, business and almost every other field of scientific investigation. That is, to work on the assumption t ... More
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Authors: Croucher, John S
Date: 2008
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/80350
Description: One of the more common techniques in answering questions involving statistical inference is to calculate an appropriate test statistic and, based on its value, determine whether some hypothesis should ... More
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Date: 2008
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/47805
Description: One of the standard techniques of teaching hypothesis testing is to outline how an appropriate test statistic should be selected and to compare its calculated value, based on the available sample data ... More
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Authors: Croucher, John S
Date: 2008
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/80347
Description: Perhaps undeservedly, economics has developed a reputation for not being the most scintillating of subjects with enrolments seemingly on the decline in favour of the more business oriented subjects su ... More
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Authors: Croucher, John S
Date: 2007
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/45481
Description: Businesses being ruined by individuals in their furious pursuit of personal credit and profit appear all too often in the media. This paper concentrates on the particular case of tertiary institutions ... More
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Authors: Croucher, John S
Date: 2007
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/69158
Description: One of the most vexing problems facing the service industry is the optimal scheduling of servers to both satisfy customer demand and to minimise the cost of doing so. There is a fine line in maintaini ... More
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Authors: Croucher, John S
Date: 2007
Subject Keyword: 010400 Statistics
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/41996
Description: Various mathematical games used to learn mathematics are explained. One such game explained here is the crystal ball game. Although the crystal ball seems to have all the answers, and manages to frigh ... More
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Date: 2007
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/83712
Description: This paper looks at research that is being currently undertaken on a significant self-exclusion program for problem gamblers in Australia. With the enormous success of the self-exclusion scheme that h ... More
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Authors: Croucher, John S
Date: 2007
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/69161
Description: Speed dating has become big business as the new alternative on the dating scene compared to meeting in bars, attending social events or using online dating services. In achieving its aim the results h ... More
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Authors: Croucher, John S
Date: 2006
Subject Keyword: 010400 Statistics
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/14137
Description: The article presents research which dealt with the mathematical implications of collecting coupons. The concept of geometric distribution was believed to be important to solving coupon collector's pro ... More
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Authors: Croucher, John S
Date: 2006
Language: eng
Resource Type: book
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/14035
Description: The very best of 'Number crunch', a column which appears in the 'Good weekend' magazine of the 'Sydney Morning Herald' and the 'Weekender' magazine of the 'Age' in Melbourne every Saturday. It covers ... More
Authors: Croucher, John S
Date: 2006
Language: eng
Resource Type: newspaper article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/18444
Authors: Croucher, John S
Date: 2006
Language: eng
Resource Type: newspaper article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/18439
Date: 2006
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/29477
Description: A key aspect of self-exclusion programs for problem gamblers in Australia and the United States is the signing of a deed, embodying the aspirations and obligations of a self-identified problem gambler ... More
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