|Chapter I: (121k)||The Players Appear. In which … the gentle reader is introduced to the main characters …||(posted 11/01/2009)|
|Chapter II: (145k)||
A Sample Size is chosen.In which … The arbitrary nature of the process is examined, and a few myths are addressed. The Nun gets a hearing, and Dr Smiley sees an opening.
|Chapter III: (105k)||
Absolutely Bonkers.In which … The Nun discovers that randomness is not all it’s cracked up to be, and that the answer might actually matter – sometimes more than the statistics, but that both can be accommodated.
|Chapter IV: (111k)||
The company swallows a competitor. In which … a combining of companies and inventory data calls for some quick adjustments …
|Chapter V: (129k)||The Rookies meet the check cruiser. In which … Issues of quality control, sampling, standards and training are discussed.||(posted 03/01/2010)|
|Chapter VI:(116k)||The Nun goes cruising. ~ In which … The Nun gets an orientation to Variable Plot Sampling, and to distributing measurements throughout the stand.||(posted 04/02/2010)|
|Chapter VII:(116k)||A quick visit to the equipment room. ~ In which … Lem visits the equipment room, becomes paranoid about accuracy, recognizes a pack-rat, and thinks about what tools measure.||(posted 05/02/2010)|
|Chapter VIII (170k)||
The outside review. ~ In which … the biometrics group selects an “outside insider” ...
|Chapter IX (88k)||OH floats an idea. In which … Our Hero displays his new ideas to someone who usually knows better …||(posted 07/02/2010)|
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