I have a set of samples, each with a concentration for element A which is shown on a log scale on X-axis on the histogram below. The number of samples with the same concentration is shown on Y-axis. As you can see in the histogram, the distribution resembles a multimodal distribution. Based on the experiment I am using, the left modal, I know for a fact, that is only instrumental noise (this is how I defined noise: those data points larger than mean of data+3*standard deviation) but the right modal is the real data. so basically for those samples with concentrations shown on the left modal, the real concentration value is zero.
My questions are;
1- I need a measurement (p-value) that gives me the probability value that each of the data points from the right modal belong (or doesn't) to the left modal (fits or doesn't fit).
2- If, instead of another distribution on the right (the right modal), I only had one data point on the right, how would I measure the probability that this data point fits or it doesn't fit to the right modal (aka. noise).
Thank you very much in advance.
1- Any hint which I can implement in R will be preferable.
2-The red lines are the mean values for the each of the two modals.