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Quality Control Spreadsheets

  • James M. Moore
Conference paper

Abstract

Recently developed electronic spreadsheets have considerable potential for increasing productivity in the quality control function because they incorporate both. spreadsheets and graphics. This feature substantially simplifies the use of the conventional control chart. An example is given using Lotus 1–2–3.

Keywords

Control Chart Word Processor Spreadsheet Software Lower Control Limit Pareto Curve 
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References

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Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1985

Authors and Affiliations

  • James M. Moore
    • 1
  1. 1.Moore Productivity SoftwareVirginia TechBlacksburgUSA

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