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The Advantages of Continuous Measurements over Pass/Fail Data

Summary: [This abstract is based on the author's abstract.] Continuous measurement is demonstrated to be more informative than pass/fail data when more information is provided for the same sample size or a smaller sample size is required for the same information. Continuous measurements provide distinct advantages when the conformance probability is high.

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  • Topics: Sampling
  • Keywords: Confidence limits, Sample size, Measurement and control, Sampling plans
  • Author: Hamada, Michael (
  • Journal: Quality Engineering