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Black Belt Six Sigma

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1. System(concept) design - then parameter design - then tolerance design

2. Cumulative Sum

3. The risk of accepting the null hypothesis when - in fact - the alternate hypothesis is true. In other words - stating no difference exists when there is an actual difference. A statistical test should be capable of detecting differences that are impo

4. Upper control limit

5. The probability that a single unit can pass through a series of process steps free of defects.

6. A square matrix of n rows and columns - a technique to control for order effects without having all possible orders; a limited set of orders constructed to ensure that each condition appears at each ordinal position and each condition precedes and fo

7. Degrees of freedom

8. Determines how much area under a distribution is in the critical region - type 1 risk

9. A specific repeated-measures design with built-in counterbalancing - cannot be used when estimations of interactions are desired

10. A quality improvement tool. Understand effects of process on output.

11. Evolutionary Operations

12. Exponentially weighted moving average

13. Scale that uses numbers (5 strongly agree - 4 agree...) - focuses on measuring the direction of an attitude

14. Confused experiment or confounded

15. They are not fractional factorial and they are main effects only