Date: Mon, 3 Jul 2006 14:49:29 +0100
Reply-To: Paul Mcgeoghan <Mcgeoghan@Cardiff.ac.uk>
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From: Paul Mcgeoghan <Mcgeoghan@Cardiff.ac.uk>
Subject: comparing counts
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I have a customer with count data as follows:
Author1 Author1 Author2
CharA 1 0 0
CharB 3 4 5
CharC 2 2 2
Each row represent certain characteristics like the number of occurences of
that characteristic in a sentence.
Author1 above represents the same person on 2 different occasions. Author2 is a
The customer's hypothesis is that there is no difference between Author1 on
both occasions with regards the characteristics while there is a difference
between Author2 and Author1 on both occasions.
Any idea what test would I use above?
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