Date: Thu, 9 Nov 2006 23:34:46 -0500
Reply-To: Arthur Tabachneck <art297@NETSCAPE.NET>
Sender: "SAS(r) Discussion" <SAS-L@LISTSERV.UGA.EDU>
From: Arthur Tabachneck <art297@NETSCAPE.NET>
Subject: Re: number of items to check
You could search for "credibility" in the actuarial research.
On Thu, 9 Nov 2006 19:14:09 -0800, Frank <deps_bear@YAHOO.COM> wrote:
>More of stats questions than SAS. If I know a product fails .01% of
>the time and I have 1500 items I'm running through a process. How many
>items do I need to check with, say, 99% confidence that all the items
>are built correctly. I'm thinking either Poison or Geometic
>distribution is applicable, but what would the formula be. Also, what
>key words should I be searching for.