Posted by **Andrew** on Saturday, July 20, 2013 at 6:27am.

I need help with this please.

A researcher is designing a research study. He hopes to show that the results of an experiment are statistically significant. What size of p value would take?

a) Large value of p

b) Small value of p

c) The size of the p value does not affect the statistical significance

I believe the correct answer is b. What do you believe?

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**PsyDAG**, Saturday, July 20, 2013 at 1:18pm
P = probability that rejecting the null hypothesis is due solely to chance. I would agree with b.

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**Andrew**, Saturday, July 20, 2013 at 2:37pm
Thank you very much PsyDAG.

can you help me with the other one i posted related to this please? (multiple choice)

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