For a sample of independent observations \(X_{1}, X_{2}, \ldots, X_{n}\) with common distribution \(F\) the ordered sample values

\[X_{(1)} \leq X_{(2)} \leq \cdots \leq X_{(n)}\]

are called the order statistics.

Hung Chenâ€™s notes are good.

For a sample of independent observations \(X_{1}, X_{2}, \ldots, X_{n}\) with common distribution \(F\) the ordered sample values

\[X_{(1)} \leq X_{(2)} \leq \cdots \leq X_{(n)}\]

are called the order statistics.

Hung Chenâ€™s notes are good.