SSTS passage #2 (a CPA tax practitioner's duty to both the taxpayer and the tax system) has a very low relative importance and rank order
compared with the other five passages.
In addition to looking at the utility of the Things I Worry About Scale as a needs assessment component, the present study examined the relationship between the rank order
obtained from the present sample of at-risk American adolescents and the rank order
obtained from adolescents in Northern Ireland who were surveyed in the development of the instrument.
the set of predicates u or v), the predicates can be applied in the rank order
without sacrificing optimality.
Eyeballing Table 4 is difficult even with the rank order
93Q: Rank order
of "scholarly quality of program faculty" trimmed means for 1993 NRC Study.
In addition to the above analyses, Pearson's rank order
correlations were conducted to determine the relative placement or ranking of variables within each of the three sets of variables and to compare the changes in rankings over time for the two gender groups.
The reason that the ipsative ranks do not correlate perfectly with either the raw or rank order
scores (besides the fact that the distributions are discrete and not continuous) is not because of the introduction of random error in the measurement process for the ipsative ranks or even the raw scores, but instead is a result of the systematic non-monotonic transformation that occurs when a set of raw or normative scores are transformed into ipsative ranks.
To find out, we used data from HCFA's mortality report to generate rank order
correlations between hospital-specific mortality residuals and observed mortality rates for hospitals (N = 5,414).
The disabling conditions most reported by project directors in rank order
were: alcoholism (272), "other" disabilities (187), orthopedic/musculoskeletal (113), mentally retarded (96), learning disabled (84), spinal cord injury (43), mental illness/psychological (42), and arthritis (41).
Respondents were asked to rank order
various skills that the senior tax person should possess.
In other words, a given measurement tends to retain the same rank order
as the child ages, and a child with high blood cholesterol is at greater risk for a high level in the future.
Providers are awarded a position on the Best Value Ranked List (BVRL) per area work is allocated to providers in rank order
based on best value.