next up previous contents
Next: Batch means and Up: Gathering and analyzing Previous: The histogram class

Realizing accuracy goals

An increase in the number of samples made obviously gives more accurate results. Reducing the variance can then be obtained by splitting a long run in several subruns or by repeating a single run. Methods to do these are the methods of batch means and of repetition.

A Eliens
Tue Oct 31 09:27:21 MET 1995