TITLE

Confidence Intervals for lk,p,... Distances

AUTHOR(S)
Love, Robert F.; Walker, John H.; Tiku, Moti L.
PUB. DATE
February 1995
SOURCE
Transportation Science;Feb95, Vol. 29 Issue 1, p93
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Distance predicting functions have a number of uses when objects in space can be represented as points. When a predicted distance between two points is determined by a distance predicting function, the unknown distance between the points may be overestimated or underestimated due to the statistical nature of distance predicting functions. Since an analyst may desire a measure of the accuracy of the predicted distance, we have developed a procedure for calculating confidence intervals for unknown distances. The procedure utilizes information that is provided by the sample Pearson coefficients.
ACCESSION #
4454116

 

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