Do You Know Basu's Theorem?

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Do You Know Basu

Basu's theorem gives new insights for statistics. After completing this test you will know how much you are familiar with Basu's theorem! Good luck and have fun whit this quiz!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    When was Basu's theorem created?
    • A. 

      1955

    • B. 

      1945

    • C. 

      1935

    • D. 

      1965

  • 2. 
    What was the name of Basu's theorem creator?
    • A. 

      Subhash

    • B. 

      Debabrata

    • C. 

      Gopinath

    • D. 

      Santosh

  • 3. 
    For what is Basu's theorem often used?
    • A. 

      To resolve statistics

    • B. 

      To measure the value of the statistics

    • C. 

      To prove independence of two statistics

    • D. 

      To test the relationship between two statistical data sets

  • 4. 
    With what other theorem independence of two statistics can also be proven?
    • A. 

      Theory of statistics

    • B. 

      Pell's theorem

    • C. 

      Probability theory

    • D. 

      Cochran's theorem

  • 5. 
    Where was Basu's theorem published?
    • A. 

      Sankhya

    • B. 

      Mahabharata - A Modern Retelling

    • C. 

      Sanskrit for Seekers

    • D. 

      The Hitopadesa

  • 6. 
    When was Debabrata Basu born? 
    • A. 

      1916

    • B. 

      1924

    • C. 

      1942

    • D. 

      1961

  • 7. 
    What is proven in this example (See picture)?
    • A. 

      A is dependent of T

    • B. 

      A is independent of B

    • C. 

      A is independent of T

    • D. 

      B is independent of T

  • 8. 
    In whos advanced texts the Basu's theorem makes appearance?
    • A. 

      Lehmann

    • B. 

      Mukhopadhyay

    • C. 

      Casella

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 9. 
    With which scientist did Basu have intensive discussions in period when his theorem was developed?
    • A. 

      Abraham Wald

    • B. 

      Jerzy Neyman

    • C. 

      Egon Pearson

    • D. 

      Maurice George Kendall

  • 10. 
    When was Basu elected for Fellow of the American Statistical Association?
    • A. 

      1985

    • B. 

      1989

    • C. 

      1979

    • D. 

      1963

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