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