What is F RATIO?

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which has an assigned symbol of F is used in multivariate analysis of variance looking at the ration of explained to unexplained variance. Otherwise known as the F statistic or the F value.

F RATIO: "The 'f ratio', otherwise known as the f value or the f statistic is a measure of variance in a mulivariate experiments."

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