|Statement||by William Woolsey Johnson ...|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||x, 152,  p. incl. tables, diagrs.|
|Number of Pages||152|
Additional Physical Format: Online version: Johnson, William Woolsey, Theory of errors and method of least squares. New York, J. Wiley & Sons, texts All Books All Texts latest This Just In Smithsonian Libraries FEDLINK (US) Genealogy Lincoln Collection. National Emergency The theory of errors and method of least squares by Johnson, William Woolsey, Publication date Topics Errors, Theory of, Least squares Pages: The Theory of Errors and Method of Least Squares by William Woolsey Johnson (, Hardcover) Be the first to write a review About this product Brand new: lowest price. Letters to the Editor: A Text-Book of Least Squares; Theory of Errors and Method of Least Squares.
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The most famous priority dispute in the history of statistics is that between Gauss and Legendre, over the discovery of the method of least squares. New evidence, both documentary and statistical, is discussed, and an attempt is made to evaluate Gauss's claim. It is argued (though not conclusively) that Gauss probably possessed the method well. The Method of Least Squares Steven J. Miller Department of Mathematics and Statistics Williams College Williamstown, MA Abstract The Method of Least Squares is a procedure to determine the best ﬁt line to data; the proof uses calculus and linear algebra. The . Experience has shown that in practice the random errors are very often subject to almost normal distributions (the reasons for this are revealed in the so-called limit theorems of probability theory). In this case the variable has an almost normal distribution with mathematical expectation and the distributions of are exactly normal, then the variance of every other unbiased. Liansheng Tan, in A Generalized Framework of Linear Multivariable Control, The least square solution to an algebraic matrix equation. The method of least squares is a standard approach in regression analysis to the approximate solution of the over determined systems, in which among the set of equations there are more equations than unknowns.. The term “least squares” refers to.