Date: Oct 1, 2010 8:09 PM
Author: cagdas.ozgenc@gmail.com
Subject: Re: Chebyshev Inequality for Sample Variance

On 1 Ekim, 20:15, Ludovicus <luir...@yahoo.com> wrote:
> On Sep 24, 9:42 am, Cagdas Ozgenc <cagdas.ozg...@gmail.com> wrote:
>

> > How do you adjust Chebyshev Inequality for Sample Variance when
> > Population Variance is not known?

>
> That's impossible because Chebyshev Inequality is an arithmetic
> theorem applied to Probability based in the sample variance.
> Chebyshev Theorem:
> "Given any set of of numbers with Standard deviation s, the fraction
> that deviates more than k.s from the mean is always less than 1/k^2
> Ludovicus


Of course possible. I found a paper regarding this matter,
unfortunately I don't have access to it.

http://www.jstor.org/pss/2683249