# Hypothesis - Statistics

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Complete the hypothesis test: null hypothesis = 52, alternative hypothesis =<52, a=0.01 usin data set 45,47,46,58,59,49,46,54,53,52,47,41

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If my p-value = .322 and my significant level is .05 , then My Null Hypothesis is rejected and I must accept the Alternative hypothesis My Null Hypothesis is not rejected My Alternative hypothesis becomes the new Null Hypothesis I cannot make a decision until I know my sample ...

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are the following statements, Ho:=10 and Ha:equal to or less than, a valid pair of null and alternative hypothesis?assume that in a hypothesis test with null hypothesis Ho : u = 12.0 at a = 0.10, that a value of 16.0 for the sample mean results in the null hypothesis being ...

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Does the null hypothesis for a nondirectional alternative hypothesis differ from the null hypothesis for a directional alternative hypothesis? Explain. I have no idea how to state the answer for this.

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What are the steps espoused by Applied Statistics in Business and Economics for formal hypothesis testing? Explain why the sequence is important. What might happen if the hypothesis test is performed before the researcher has decided on the significance level?

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Use the given information to find the P-value. Also, use a 0.05 significance level and state the conclusion about the null hypothesis (reject the null hypothesis or fail to reject the null hypothesis). 1) Vvith H1: p * 0.733, the test statistic is z = 2.09. A) 0.0183; fail to ...

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Given a sample size of 18, with sample mean 660.3 and sample standard deviation 95.9, we are to perform the following hypothesis testing: Null Hypothesis H0 : µ = 700 Research Hypothesis H1 : µ ≠ 700 •What is the test statistics? •At a 0.05 significance level, what...

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Given a sample size of 18, with sample mean 660.3 and sample standard deviation 95.9, we are to perform the following hypothesis testing: Null Hypothesis H0 : µ = 700 Research Hypothesis H1 : µ ≠ 700 •What is the test statistics? •At a 0.05 significance level, what...

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Formulate a hypothesis statement and perform the five-step hypothesis testing procedure

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Which testing a statistical hypothesis with significance level of alpha 0.05, when do you reject the NULL hypothesis (HO)?

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The null hypothesis is: a. Always contains a > in the equation b. Not needed c. The alternative hypothesis d. The hypothesis of no difference e. Always contain a < in the equation

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Given a sample size of 18, with sample mean 660.3 and sample standard deviation 95.9 we are to perform the following hypothesis test. Null Hypothesis H0: ƒÊ = 700 Alternative Hypothesis H0: ƒÊ ‚ 700 At significance level 0.05 1. What is the critical value for this test...

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True or False In most research situations, the goal of a hypothesis test is to reject the null hypothesis.

### Hypothesis Statistics

A two-tailed test is conducted at the 5% significance level. What is the P-value required to reject the null hypothesis?

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A statistical test is performed, and its P-value turns out to be about 3%. Which of the following must be true? Pick all that are correct. The null hypothesis is true. There is about a 3% chance that the null hypothesis is true. The alternative hypothesis is true. There is ...

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The proportion of adults in the US with basic literary skills is 43%. If a hypothesis test is performed on this, how should you (in terms of the claim) interpret a decision that rejects the null hypothesis?

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Given a sample size of 38, with sample mean 660.3 and sample standard deviation 95.9 we are to perform the following hypothesis test. Null Hypothesis H0: ƒÊ = 700 Alternative Hypothesis H0: ƒÊ ‚ 700 At significance level 0.05 3. Calculate the test statistics (Tip: this...

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A statistics practitioner wishes to test the following hypothesis: H0 : ì = 600 against H1 : ì < 600 A sample of 50 observations yielded the statistics: mean x = 585 and standard deviation sx = 45. The test statistic of a test to determine whether there is enough evidence...

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Cholesterol levels of adult males are approximately normally distributed with a mean of mg/dL and a listed variance of . Some researchers claim that the variance of cholesterol levels of adult males is less than . Suppose that we want to carry out a hypothesis test to see if ...

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in a hypothesis test conducted at a level of significance of 2%a p-value of 0.01280 was obtained the best interpation of the hypothesis test is

### microbes and society

Which of the following is the correct sequence of steps in the scientific method? Answers: a. observation - prediction - hypothesis - observation - hypothesis b. hypothesis - observation - prediction - hypothesis - observation c. observation - hypothesis - prediction - ...

### Research and Statistics

Explain how to accept and reject the null? How to identify the null and alternative hypothesis for t-tests in both statistical and experimental hypothesis?

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In a chi-squared test of a contingency table, the value of the test statistic was =12.678, and the critical value at = 0.025 was 14.4494. Thus, (Points: 2) A) we fail to reject the null hypothesis at = 0.025 B) we reject the null hypothesis at = 0.025 C) we don’t have enough...

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Which of the following statements is correct? A. An extremely small p-value indicates that the actual data differs markedly from that expected if the null hypothesis were true. B. A large p-value indicates that the data is consistent with the alternative hypothesis. C. The p-...

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A researcher has collected statistics pretest scores for students representing 3 different age groups 18-30 31-45 45 and up 3 5 10 7 10 2 9 9 8 6 8 8 4 6 5 Do hypothesis test using ANOVA to find if significant difference. Use alpha .05. All hypothesis steps and find degrees of...

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Please Help I'm desperate! Complete the hypothesis test with alternative hypothesis ìd < 0 based on the paired data that follow and d = M - N. Use á = 0.02. Assume normality. M 48 47 67 79 73 66 N 52 55 68 87 78 70 (a) Find t. (Give your answer correct to two decimal ...

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he mean height of a certain kind of plant is 190 centimeters. Suppose we want to carry out a hypothesis test to see if the mean height when these plants are treated with a certain chemical differs from 190 . State the null hypothesis and the alternative hypothesis that we ...

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The mean height of a certain kind of plant is 185 centimeters. Suppose we want to carry out a hypothesis test to see if the mean height when these plants are treated with a certain chemical differs from 185. State the null hypothesis H0 and the alternative hypothesis H1 that ...

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Question Details The following data was collected to determine whether or not Monroe County College students work 18 hours per week: 20,22,25,12,30,49,10,30,17,15,0,24,20,22,23,20,25,24,30,12,15,29,0,25,2,40,30,0,33,0,45,30,38,48,0,40,20,0,0,24. a) Describe the population b) ...

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if the null hypothesis is that the mean is 3218, the alternative hypothesis is that the mean > 3228, and the sample mean is x= 3342, the sample standard deviation is s=287, the sample size is n= 42, and α= 0.01 a. calculate the z test statistic. b. what is the p-value...

### Microbes and Society

Which of the following is the correct sequence of steps in the scientific method? a. observation - prediction - hypothesis - observation - hypothesis b. hypothesis - observation - prediction - hypothesis - observation wrong c. observation - hypothesis - prediction - ...

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Which of the following is an accurate definition of a Type II error? a. rejecting a false null hypothesis b. rejecting a true null hypothesis c. failing to reject a false null hypothesis d. failing to reject a true null hypothesis

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In performing a hypothesis test, the null hypothesis is population mean = 6.9 and the alternative hypothesis is population mean ≠ 6.9, a random sample of 16 items is selected. The sample mean is 7.1 and the sample standard deviation is 2.0. The population is approximated...

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Which of the following statements are true? (A) In a two-tail test of hypothesis for a population mean the decision rule is to reject H0 if the test statistic lies outside of the action limits. (B) A statistical test of hypothesis is performed under the assumption that the ...

### Behavioral Statistics

I need someone to explain HOW to do this..I don't want just the answer I have got to figure out how to do this before my mid-term, and I'm completely clueless! 3. One of the major U.S. tire makers wishes to review its warranty for their rainmaker tire. The warranty is for 40,...

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Post a null hypothesis that would use a t test statistical analysis.. Use the same hypothetical situation taken in the t test hypothesis, and turn it into a null hypothesis using a one-way ANOVA analysis and a two-way ANOVA.

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Post a null hypothesis that would use a t test statistical analysis.. Use the same hypothetical situation taken in the t test hypothesis, and turn it into a null hypothesis using a one-way ANOVA analysis and a two-way ANOVA.

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Post a null hypothesis that would use a t test statistical analysis.. Use the same hypothetical situation taken in the t test hypothesis, and turn it into a null hypothesis using a one-way ANOVA analysis and a two-way ANOVA.

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Post a null hypothesis that would use a t test statistical analysis.. Use the same hypothetical situation taken in the t test hypothesis, and turn it into a null hypothesis using a one-way ANOVA analysis and a two-way ANOVA.

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Post a null hypothesis that would use a t test statistical analysis.. Use the same hypothetical situation taken in the t test hypothesis, and turn it into a null hypothesis using a one-way ANOVA analysis and a two-way ANOVA.

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Using the numerical data for your team project, conduct a two sample, two-tailed hypothesis test for the mean, with a 0.05 level of significance. Find and interpret each step. H0: H1: Test statistic = Critical value = p-value = Reject the null hypothesis or do not reject the ...

### Earth Science

A scientific hypothesis can become a theory if? a- the entire scientific community accepts it b- the hypothesis is tested extensively and competing hypothesis are eliminated c- there are no other competing hypothesis d- the hypothesis can be tested at least once My answer is B

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In an analysis of variance, if the null hypothesis is true then: - The research hypothesis is also true -You will need fewer participants for the experiment - There is less variance among the sample means than if the null hypothesis was not true - The within-group estimate of ...

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The null hypothesis,H0:u=48,was tested against the alternative hypothesis,H1:u>48.A sample of 75 resulted in a calculated p-value of 0.102.if standard deviation=3.5,the value of the sample mean is?need help

### Microbes and Society

Which of the following is the correct sequence of steps in the scientific method? a. observation - prediction - hypothesis - observation - hypothesis b. hypothesis - observation - prediction - hypothesis - observation c. observation - hypothesis - prediction - observation - ...

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For a certain yes/no survey question, 55% of the respondents answered “yes”. The null hypothesis is that the population is equally divided on this issue (50% yes and 50% no). The sample size is equal to your age. For a significance level (alpha) of 5%, are ...

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The researcher wanted to test the hypothesis that Ho: μ=3, knowing the population, which was normal, had a variance of 1.00. -- How powerful would this test be against the alternative hypothesis that Ha: μ=4, given that n=15, α = .05

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would the null hypothesis that the 2000 mean hourly earnings of all workers was $16 be rejected at the 10% significance level in favor of the two-sided alternative? What about the null hypothesis that the mean was $15?

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which of the following statements are correct? In hypothesis process, you should a)define the statistical hypothesis b)determine the region of acceptance c)calculate the test statistic d) compare the test statistic e)all the above

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How is the rejection region defined and how is that related to the z-score and the p value? When do you reject or fail to reject the null hypothesis? Why do you think statisticians are asked to complete hypothesis testing? Can you think of examples in courts, in medicine, or ...

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How is the rejection region defined and how is that related to the z-score and the p value? When do you reject or fail to reject the null hypothesis? Why do you think statisticians are asked to complete hypothesis testing? Can you think of examples in courts, in medicine, or ...

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How is the rejection region defined and how is that related to the z-score and the p value? When do you reject or fail to reject the null hypothesis? Why do you think statisticians are asked to complete hypothesis testing? Can you think of examples in courts, in medicine, or ...

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If the null hypothesis for the example survey posted is "There is no correlation between level of drug use and satisfaction with one's personal life." What are the three possible alternative hypotheses that could be stated, using only the variables and statistical test ...

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Briefly explain how increasing sample size influences each of the following. Assume that all other factors are held constant. a. The size of the z- score in a hypothesis test. b. The size of Cohen’s d. c. The power of a hypothesis test.

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Recall that the power (1 – β) of a hypothesis test is the probability that we will reject the null hypothesis given that it is false; that is, the probability that we will correctly reject the null hypothesis. All other things being equal, which of the following changes...

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Needing some help to clarify this problem and help finding the right answer. _b___ 2. Which of the following accurately describes the critical region? a. outcomes with a very low probability if the null hypothesis is true b. outcomes with a high probability if the null ...

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Based on sq foot and home prices :Create an inferential statistics (hypothesis) test using the research question and two variables your learning team developed for the Week 2 Business Research Project Part 1 assignment. Include: The research question Mock data for the ...

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A sample of 50 items is selected to determine whether or not to accept the hypothesis that a population means differs from a value of 20. The sample mean and standard deviation are 18 and 7, respectively. The null hypothesis is not rejected, which of the following is a ...

### statistics for behavioral sciences

In a one- to two-page Microsoft Word document, for each hypothesis listed indicate: Whether the appropriate analysis would be a one-tailed test or a two-tailed test. A type I and type II error, given the context of the hypothesis. Hypothesis: The three treatments tested differ...

### statistics for behavioral sciences

In a one- to two-page Microsoft Word document, for each hypothesis listed indicate: Whether the appropriate analysis would be a one-tailed test or a two-tailed test. A type I and type II error, given the context of the hypothesis. Hypothesis: The three treatments tested differ...

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A researcher predicts that watching a film on institutionalization will change students’ attitudes about chronically mentally ill patients. The researcher randomly selects 36 students, shows them the film, and gives them a questionnaire about their attitudes. The mean score ...

### PHI 103

Kari Popper advocates, as a more efficient way to examine a scientific hypothesis, which of the following? A) Gather as much data as possible supporting the hypothesis. B) Fake the data C) Try to show the hypothesis is false. D) Meditate on what the hypothesis really means. ...

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A researcher is performing a hypothesis test. The null hypothesis is that μ=10 and the alternative hypothesis is that μ<10. A sample of 18 individuals was collected and the t-based test statistic calculated from the data was -2.105. What is the approximate p-value...

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A song must be n longer than 3 minutes and 30 seconds, or (210 seconds) Micheal Jackson founds out that his mean song length is 244.6 seconds with a standard deviation of 29/3 seconds. What is the null hypothesis and the alternative hypothesis, what is the right formula and ...

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A song must be n longer than 3 minutes and 30 seconds, or (210 seconds) Micheal Jackson founds out that his mean song length is 244.6 seconds with a standard deviation of 29/3 seconds. What is the null hypothesis and the alternative hypothesis, what is the right formula and ...

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An analysis of variance is used to evaluate the mean differences for a research study comparing three treatments with a separate sample of n = 6 in each treatment. If the data produce an F-ratio of F = 4.10, then which of the following is the correct statistical decision? a. ...

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Need help with these questions: I have already answered 27 out of the 30 accept these last three: 8. Given the significance level 0.01, the F-value for the degrees of freedom, d.f. = (7,3) is. A) 8.45 B) 27.67 C) 5.89 D) 14.62 9. One-way ANOVA is performed on three independent...

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An insurance company asks you to determine whether older drivers are safer than younger ones. Provide a directional hypothesis related to this study. Then, explain how you would need to change the hypothesis so that it would be non-directional. What happens to the rejection ...

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What is the alternative hypothesis for a null hypothesis stating that the average time a person keeps a cell phone is at most three years. Answer: Ha: mu > 3 State the null and alternative hypotheses for the following: You are investigating a complaint that "special ...

### probability and statistics I NEED HELP

A six-sided die is rolled 20 times and a 5 is rolled 9 times. a) State a null and alternative hypothesis for the die being fair. b) Can the null hypothesis be rejected at the .01 significance level?

### Psychological Statistics

A researcher predicts that watching a film on institutionalization will change students’ attitudes about chronically mentally ill patients. The researcher randomly selects a class of 36 students, shows them the film, and gives them a questionnaire about their attitudes. The ...

### Psychological Statistics

A researcher predicts that watching a film on institutionalization will change students’ attitudes about chronically mentally ill patients. The researcher randomly selects a class of 36 students, shows them the film, and gives them a questionnaire about their attitudes. The ...

### Psychological Statistics

A researcher predicts that watching a film on institutionalization will change students’ attitudes about chronically mentally ill patients. The researcher randomly selects a class of 36 students, shows them the film, and gives them a questionnaire about their attitudes. The ...

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1. True or false: even when your research does not support your hypothesis, the hypothesis has value. True False 2. Which one of these could define a "hypothesis?" educated guess conclusion scientific prediction 3. Once you have formulated your hypothesis, you would ...

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The owner of a bottling company is considering buying a new bottling machine. He has been testing two different machines that are being considered. After collecting 300 samples from each machine over several weeks, he was able to conduct a two sample z test.<p>He decided...

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The claim that "38% of those persons who retired from an industrial job before the age of 60 would return to work if a suitable job was available," is to be investigated at the 0.02 level of risk. If 86 out of the 200 workers sampled said they would return to work, what is our...

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1. A control group differs from an experimental group: A. in the number of test organisms used. B. by the independent variable. C. in several ways. D. in no way. is it A 2. A theory and a hypothesis are different in that: A. you must have a theory before you can form a ...

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for a hypothesis comparing two population means, what is the critical value for a one-tailed hypothesis test, using a 5percent level of significance level, with both sample sizes equal to 13? the standard deviations for the samples are 5 and 7. assume the population standard ...

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In hypothesis testing, why are verbal problem statements converted to numerical problem statements? Why is it important to identify the parameter when converting a problem statement from verbal to numerical? Why do a null and alternative hypothesis have to be mutually exclusive?

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Cholesterol levels of adult males are approximately normally distributed with a mean of mg/dL and a listed standard deviation of . Some researchers claim that the standard deviation of cholesterol levels of adult males is less than . Suppose that we want to carry out a ...

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What does it mean when a researcher chooses the cutoff in a comparison distribution to be .01? a. It means that to reject the null hypothesis, the result must be higher than a z score of .01 b. It means that to reject the null hypothesis there must be less than a 1% chance ...

### Science (Hypothesis)

The null hypothesis is the hypothesis of no difference, while the hypothesis is what you expect to occur, right? So, what if what you expect to occur is the null? Can you do this? For example, Null: Mice prefer areas along the wall and areas along the edges equally. Hypothesis...

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Using a 0.05 level of significance, test the hypothesis that the probability of the NCAA Division I basketball champion being from the Pac 10 is 20%. Repeat the test for the hypothesis that the probability the champion is UCLA is 20%. What do these results say about testing ...

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Composite ACT Scores Non-Athletes Athletes 25 21 22 22 27 21 19 29 24 25 26 27 24 30 19 25 27 23 24 26 17 23 23 a. Test an appropriate hypothesis and state your conclusion. Use alpha = .05 for your test. Show the null and alternative hypothesis, the p-value, your conclusion to...

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Drug clinical trials are analyzed using hypothesis testing methods. As we’ve discussed, the null hypothesis in the effective stage of such trials is that the drug being tested is ineffective. The alternative, of course, is that the drug is effective. Explain why such tests ...

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Which of the following is not correct? A. The rejection region is controlled by the alpha level and the alternate hypothesis. B. The p-value measures the probability that the null hypothesis is true. C. The probability of a Type I error is controlled by the selection of the ...

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Cholesterol levels of adult males are approximately normally distributed with a mean of mg/dL and a listed standard deviation of . Some researchers claim that the standard deviation of cholesterol levels of adult males is less than . Suppose that we want to carry out a ...

### psychology statistics

15. Based on the information given for each of the following studies, decide whether to reject the null hypothesis. For each, give (a) the Z-score cutoff (or cutoffs) on the comparison distribution at which the null hypothesis should be rejected, (b) the Z score on the ...

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Perform a two-tailed hypothesis test on the intrinsic variable AND a two-tailed hypothesis test on the extrinsic variable's data using a .05 significance level. Begin by creating a null and an alternate statement. Use Microsoft Excel to process your data. Copy and paste the ...

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How do you tell if the null hypothesis rejects or fails?

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I need help with p for a hypothesis test for normal distribution.

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We conducted a hypothesis test for a population parameter at alpha = 0.05 and we failed to rejected Ho. If we decided to use alpha = 0.10, how would our conclusion change? A) At alpha = 0.10, we would still fail to reject HO. B) At alpha = 0.10, we would reject HO. C) It is ...

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What if my p value is below 0.05 does it reject or fail the null hypothesis

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Can someone help me to understand the purpose of null hypothesis testing?

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Can someone help me out with project for Data Management. I need some topics that I could use for my thesis/hypothesis (with a lot of information) I had death rates as my topic but my teacher said he does not approve of it because the statistics for it is too easy because you ...

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Which of the following statements are true? (A) In testing the hypothesis for the equality of two population proportions, the acceptance region for the null hypothesis will be wider than the confidence interval for two population proportions, assuming the same value of alpha...

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In a test of hypotheses, the null hypothesis is that the mean is 100 and the alternate hypothesis is that the mean is greater than 100. The power of the test when the mean is 101 would be greatest for which of the following choices of sample size n and significance level α...

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mu=78 population std deviation=12 Normal Distribution n=16 alpha level=.05 * compute the power of the hypothesis test if the program has a 3-point effect. I came up with 83.88 % * compute the power of the hypothesis test if the program has a 6-point effect. I looked at the ...

### PLEASE HELP ME!!!

A researcher has collected statistics pretest scores for students representing 3 different age groups 18-30 31-45 45 and up 3 5 10 7 10 2 9 9 8 6 8 8 4 6 5 Do hypothesis test using ANOVA to find if significant difference. Use alpha .05. All hypothesis steps and find degrees of...