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Step five. make sure the sum of squares for inside of each one therapy, SSw . SSw = S Di ∑ ∑ (dij − Di )2 (1. 31) i=1 j=1 with corresponding levels of freedom: dfw = N – S. Dissolved oxygen (DO) used to be measured in lake water utilizing 3 universal innovations: the Azide-Winkler titration procedure, a DO probe and meter, and with a box package. Use one-way research of variance to figure out if there's enough proof that a minimum of one procedure presents considerably varied concentrations from a minimum of another technique. each one procedure was once used ten instances and information from all 3 research suggestions are supplied in desk 1. eleven. desk 1. 10 average ANOVA desk precis. version resource Sum of squares, SS ∑ levels of freedom, df suggest squares, MSS S among remedies SSb = dfb = S − 1 MSSb = SSb dfb (dij − Di )2 dfw = N − S MSSw = SSw dfw (dij − X GM )2 dft = N − 1 Di (Di − X GM )2 i=1 mistakes (within remedies) SSw = S Di ∑ ∑ i=1 j=1 Di ∑∑ S overall SSt = i=1 j=1 F F= MSSb MSSw Chapter 1 creation to environmental engineering and challenge fixing desk 1. eleven Dissolved oxygen values of lake floor water measured utilizing 3 universal options (measurements have been taken throughout the month of August). Dissolved oxygen focus (mg/L) Azide-Winkler process DO probe and meter box package 7. nine 7. nine 6. 7 S Di ∑ ∑ X GM = dij i=1 j=1 N = (76. nine + seventy seven. 1 + seventy two. 6) = 7. fifty five (10 + 10 + 10) Step three. locate the sum of the squares among remedies and the grand suggest. Use Equation (1. 29). SSb = S ∑ Di (Di − X GM )2 = 10(7. sixty nine − 7. 55)2 i=1 7. eight 7. eight 7. five 7. nine 7. eight eight. zero 7. 7 7. 7 7. eight 7. nine 7. eight eight. 2 6. 6 7. eight 7. 2 7. nine 7. eight 7. 1 7. eight 7. 6 6. 7 7. eight 7. three 6. nine 7. 6 7. 6 6. five + 10(7. seventy one − 7. 55)2 + 10(7. 26 − 7. 55)2 SSb = 1. 293 the levels of freedom among the remedies is dfb = S – 1 = three – 1 = 2. Step four. locate the complete sum of the squares. Use Equation (1. 30). SSt = S Di ∑ ∑ (dij − X GM )2 = (7. nine − 7. 55)2 + (7. eight − 7. 55)2 i=1 j=1 + (7. nine − 7. 55)2 + … + (6. five − 7. 55)2 SSt = 6. a hundred and fifteen answer the entire levels of freedom is dft = N – 1 = 30 – 1 = 29. Step 1. commence via pointing out the null and substitute hypotheses. The null speculation could be said as: Step five. locate the inside therapy sum of squares. understanding the connection SSt = SSb + SSw , the SSw are available through: H0 : there's no major distinction one of the dissolved oxygen concentrations bought via those 3 analytical concepts. If wanted, an alternate speculation should be acknowledged: H1 : no less than this kind of dimension thoughts presents effects considerably varied from no less than another. Step 2. Use Equation (1. 27) to figure out the grand suggest of all of the samples. Use the next desk to help during this calculation. Azide-Winkler technique 7. nine 7. eight 7. nine 7. 7 7. nine 6. 6 7. nine 7. eight 7. eight 7. 6 Sum = seventy six. nine Di = 10 Di = 7. sixty nine DO probe and meter box equipment 7. nine 7. eight 7. eight 7. 7 7. eight 7. eight 7. eight 7. 6 7. three 7. 6 6. 7 7. five eight. zero 7. eight eight. 2 7. 2 7. 1 6. 7 6. nine 6. five Sum = seventy seven. 1 Di = 10 Di = 7. seventy one Sum = seventy two. 6 Di = 10 Di = 7. 26 SSw = SSt − SSb = 6. one hundred fifteen − 1. 293 = four. 822 the levels of freedom with the sessions is dfw = N – S = 30 – three = 27.