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    Which Method?

    Hi All, I'm trying to find a suitable statisical method to analyse my data. I have data on what caused failiures for HGVs in an annual, arranged test vs a roadside inspection, and the number and rate of each failure. Each of these categories I have one value per year for six years. I have...
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    Applying Statistical Methods to Biophysical Chemistry Research, IDP Ensembles

    Hello! I am a second-year chemistry graduate student studying intrinsically disordered proteins (IDPs). IDPs do not adopt a stable folded state at equilibrium, and instead sample an ensemble of conformations (structures). We have recently made use of a software program to generate conformational...
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    Methods section- can I use the term inferential statistics if I dont have a sample

    I am writing a report and need to write a very brief method section. I basically describe my sample (frequencies), some cross tabulations, and see the efffect of our program betwee pre and follow uo examinations. I used mc nemar test, pair sample ttest to see if there was an increase in...
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    Ranking Method Comparison

    Hi, I have 15 items that need to be ranked from 1 to 15. I have two methods to do the ranking, method A and method B. Method A is where I have 15 users rank all items on a scale of 1 to 5. (5 Being best). I then take the sum of user ranks for a given item and the highest sum becomes the rank 1...