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 Problem Posing,

Problem Solving,

and Persuasion

  Getting Started with Biostatistics

 

Daniel J. Hornbach

In choosing the most appropriate statistical test to use there are three factors to consider:

1. the type of data collected;

2. the assumptions that can be made about the underlying distribution of the data, and;

3. the experimental design.

 How to choose an appropriate statistical test for your data