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 Name: F Distribution and One-Way ANOVA: Facts About the F Distribution ID: m17062 Language: English (en) Summary: This module states the factors associated with F Distributions and provides students with some examples to help further understand the concept. Students will be given the opportunity to see F Distributions in action through participation in an optional classroom exercise. Subject: Mathematics and Statistics Keywords: ANOVA, curve, degrees of freedom, F Distribution, skew, statistics, Two-Way Analysis of Variance License: Creative Commons Attribution License CC-BY 3.0 Authors: Copyright Holders: Maintainers: Latest version: 1.14 (history) First publication date: Jun 23, 2008 5:13 pm -0500 Last revision to module: Jul 3, 2012 1:24 pm -0500

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## Version History

 Version: 1.14 Jul 3, 2012 1:24 pm -0500 by Changes: `F Distribution and One-Way ANOVA: Facts About the F Distribution: Added One-Way to ANOVA.` Version: 1.13 Jun 29, 2012 9:02 am -0500 by Changes: `F Distribution and One-Way ANOVA: Facts About the F Distribution: Changed average to mean.` Version: 1.12 Jun 28, 2012 3:48 pm -0500 by Changes: `F Distribution and One-Way ANOVA: Facts About the F Distribution: Added comment about balanced design.` Version: 1.11 Aug 19, 2011 5:53 pm -0500 by Changes: `F Distribution and ANOVA: Facts About the F Distribution: Corrected F ratio equations.` Version: 1.10 Aug 8, 2011 12:41 pm -0500 by Changes: `F Distribution and ANOVA: Facts About the F Distribution: xbar edit.` Version: 1.9 Feb 5, 2009 6:59 pm -0600 by Changes: `F Distribution and ANOVA: Facts About the F Distribution: In the example about the bean plants, the calculations were made clearer and easier to understand by adding additional steps to the solution.` Version: 1.8 Oct 27, 2008 2:44 pm -0500 by Changes: `roles updated` Version: 1.7 Aug 20, 2008 10:47 am -0500 by Changes: `Corrected errors (see m17360 for details)` Version: 1.6 Jul 16, 2008 9:58 am -0500 by Changes: `modified metadata` Version: 1.5 Jul 9, 2008 4:42 am -0500 by Changes: `Added cnxn to solution sheet` Version: 1.4 Jul 9, 2008 4:34 am -0500 by Changes: `Post review edits` Version: 1.3 Jul 7, 2008 5:48 pm -0500 by Changes: `post review updates` Version: 1.2 Jul 1, 2008 1:52 am -0500 by Changes: `Updated for consistency within collection` Version: 1.1 Jun 26, 2008 3:14 pm -0500 by Changes: `Initial publication`

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