Sensory Analysis: Ranking Test (IM)Abstract
Use this test to place a series of test samples (usually from 3 to 6) in rank order according to a given characteristic (criterion). The criterion may be the intensity of a single sensory attribute, or a group of related attributes, or a total impression.
Descriptors: Specimen answer form, ranking test, test for bitterness, assessors, mean rank sum, number of assessments containing ties.
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