[R] Excel TDIST and TINV

Rolf Turner rolf at math.unb.ca
Tue Sep 14 14:00:34 CEST 2004

Brian Ripley wrote:

> We are hardly likely to know what those are in Excel.  Possibly pt
> and qt, but see help.search("Student t distribution") for where to
> look for what R provides.
> I also do not know what Chauvenet's criterion has to do with
> Student's t, and
> http://www.me.umn.edu/education/courses/me8337/chauvenet.txt
> states that the latter would be incorrect.

See also


for insight into the ``wisdom'' of using Excel in the first place.


					Rolf Turner
					rolf at math.unb.ca

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