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##### On the Comparison of Several Goodness of Fit tests under Simple Random Sampling and Ranked Set Sampling

**Authors:**
F. Azna A. Shahabuddin,
Kamarulzaman Ibrahim,
Abdul Aziz Jemain

**Abstract:**

**Keywords:**
order statistics,
ranked set sampling,
goodness-of-fit,
Empirical distribution function

**Digital Object Identifier (DOI):**
doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.1072455

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