# math-test statistic

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how a t Test for a dependent variable can be of great value in applying a new approach to the treatment of aggressive behavior to a small group of students. Why would this t Test be preferred to using another test statistic?

### Math-Statistics

Suppose you want to test the claim that mean is not equal 3.5. Given a sample size of n = 45 and a level of significance of a = 0.10, when should you reject H0 ? A) Reject H0 if the standardized test statistic is greater than 1.96 or less than -1.96 B) Reject H0 if the ...

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2 samples were collected to determine whether there was a difference between two weight loss methods targeting men. The average weight loss method is provided for the 2 samples along with the respective standard deviations. Is the second method - with an average weight loss of...

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Suppose you want to test the claim that mu is not equal to 3.5. Given a sample size of n = 31 and a level of significance of alpha = 0.10 when should you reject Ho? A) Reject Ho if the standardized test statistic is greater than 2.575 or less than -2.575. B) Reject Ho if the ...

### math - stats

It is believed that at least 60% of voters from a certain region in Canada favor the free trade agreement (FTA). A recent poll indicated that out of 400 randomly selected individuals, 250 favored the FTA. If we wished to perform a test to determine whether the proportion of ...

### statistics

The p value is the: a. probability with which a test statistic would occur if the research hypothesis were true. b. probability with which a test statistic would occur if the null hypothesis were true. c. cutoff probability at which a test statistic is considered extreme. d. ...

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The p value is the: a. probability with which a test statistic would occur if the research hypothesis were true. b. probability with which a test statistic would occur if the null hypothesis were true. c. cutoff probability at which a test statistic is considered extreme. d. ...

### statistic

For a two-tailed hypothesis test, the test statistic is z = 1.42. What is the p-value?

### math/stats

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 ...

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The p value is the: a. probability with which a test statistic would occur if the research hypothesis were true. b. probability with which a test statistic would occur if the null hypothesis were true. c. cutoff probability at which a test statistic is considered extreme. d. ...

### Statistics

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

### math, please double check me

. The state of Maryland has a healthy children goal for childhood obesity. In the next 5 years, the state has a goal of decreasing the obesity rate to 11.3%. The current population mean obesity rate is 15.6%. After two years of a pilot intervention program in Garrett County ...

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mortgage broker is offering home mortgages at a rate of 9.5%, but the broker is fearful that this value is higher than many others are charging. A sample of 40 mortgages filed in the county courthouse shows an average of 9.25% with a standard deviation of 8.61%. Does this ...

### Math!!!

A 3 x 5 table is considered to test the association of two variables having 3 and 5 categories respectively. A Chi-square test statistic with value 19.0 was obtained. What is the degrees of freedom associated with this test?

### Math - Stat !!!!

A 3 x 5 table is considered to test the association of two variables having 3 and 5 categories respectively. A Chi-square test statistic with value 19.0 was obtained. What is the degrees of freedom associated with this test?

### URGENT Statistics

In performing two-tailed hypothesis test with v=20, you obtain a t-statistic of 2.41. The p-value is: Between 2% and 5%. I need help understanding how this range was gotten. I know that the t-statistic is between t.025 and t.01 and since this is a 2-tailed test these t-values ...

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5. A teacher wishes to compare two different groups of students with respect to their mean time to complete a standardized test. The time required is determined for each group. The data summary is given below. Test the claim at = 0.10, that there is no difference in variance. ...

### Statistics

In a study that was highly published doctors discovered that aspirin helps prevent heart attacks. The research project which was scheduled to last 5 years employed 22,000 american physicians (all male). Half took an aspirin tablet 3 times a week while the other half took a ...

### math-test statistic

If we have a sample of 12 drawn from a normal population, then we would use as our test statistic A) z0 with 11 degrees of freedom B) t0 with 12 degrees of freedom C) z0 with 12 degrees of freedom D) t0 with 11 degrees of freedom

### P Value Math Statistics

Find the P-value for the indicated hypothesis test with the given standardized test statistics, z. Decide whether to reject H0 for the given level of significance a. two-tailed test with test statistic z= -1.57 and a=0.04

### Statistic

A restaurant that bills its house account monthly is concerned that the average monthly bill exceeds \$200 per account. A random sample of twelve accounts is selected, resulting in the sample mean of \$220 and a sample standard deviation of \$12. The researchers have determined ...

### statistics

a random sample of 80 college students was selected to participate in a experiment. the mean of the sample is 317 points, the standard deviation of 37 there are 310 students that didn't complete the experiment 1. compute the appropriate test statistic? 2. what is the critical ...

### math

As a a test of a new measurement process, 10 measurements are made on pieces of glass known to have conductivity 1. The average of the 10 measurements is 1.07. Indicate whether 1 and 1.07 is a parameter or statistic and explain why. I know 1.07 is a statistic. Please explain ...

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Find the test statistic, P-value, and critical value. Round to 3 decimal places. Claim: The mean IQ score of statistics professors is greater than 118. Sample data: n = 50, x = 120. Assume that σ = 15 and the significance level is α = .05 test statistic = P-value = ...

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As a a test of a new measurement process, 10 measurements are made on pieces of glass known to have conductivity 1. The average of the 10 measurements is 1.07. Indicate whether 1 and 1.07 is a parameter or statistic and explain why. I understand that 1.07 is a statistic. ...

### Statistics

It is believed that at least 60% of voters from a certain region in Canada favor the free trade agreement (FTA). A recent poll indicated that out of 400 randomly selected individuals, 250 favored the FTA. If we wished to perform a test to determine whether the proportion of ...

### psychology

how a t Test for a dependent variable can be of great value in applying a new approach to the treatment of aggressive behavior to a small group of students. Why would this t Test be preferred to using another test statistic?

1- When the necessary conditions are met, a two-tail test is being conducted to test the difference between two population proportions. The two sample proportions are p1= 0.25 and p2 = 0.20 , and the standard error of the sampling distribution of p1 − p2 is 0.04. The ...

### Statistic

A random sample has 61 values. The sample mean is 9.9 and the sample standard deviation is 2. Use a level of significance of a=0.01 to conduct a right-tailed test of the claim that the population mean is 9.2 ( i.e, H_0: u= 9.2, H_1: u>9.2). A)Compute the sample test ...

### statistic/Psychology

According to classical test theory, if the observed variance of a test is 50 and the true variance is 40, what is the estimated reliability of the test? a. 0.40 b. 0.50 c. 0.80 d. 0.90

### statistic/Psychology

According to classical test theory if the observed variance of a test is 50 and the true variance is 40 what is the estimated reliability of the test? a. 0.40 b. 0.50 c.0.80 d. 0.90

### math

use technology to find the P-value for a two tailed test with n=28 and a test statistic t=2.032 P-value =???? Help please! i don't understand this

### math

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...

### statistics

Use Excel to find the p-value for each test statistic.a. Right-tailed test, t = +1.677, n = 13 b. Left-tailed test, t = −2.107, n = 5 c. Two-tailed test,t = −1.865, n = 34

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a restaurant that bills its house account monthly is concerned that the average monthly bill exceeds \$200 per account. A random sample of twelve account is selected, resulting in a sample mean of \$220 and a standard deviation of \$12. Use a= 0.05. what is the critical value for...

### Quantitative Statistic

The following information is available.   H0 : μ ≥ 220   H1 : μ < 220   A sample of 64 observations is selected from a normal population. The sample mean is 215, and the population standard deviation is 15. Conduct the following test of hypothesis using the .025 ...

### Quantitative Statistic

The following information is available.   H0 : μ ≥ 220   H1 : μ < 220   A sample of 64 observations is selected from a normal population. The sample mean is 215, and the population standard deviation is 15. Conduct the following test of hypothesis using the .025 ...

### Statistics Question

For a test of Ho: p = 0.5, the z test statistic equals 1.52. Find the p-value for Ha: p > 0.5.

16-To test the hypothesis H0 : ì = 100 against H1 : ì > 100, a statistics practioner randomly sampled T observations and found the mean x = 106 and the standard deviation sx = 35. The value of the test statistic is equal to (1) 1.1743 (2) −1.7143 (3) 0.1714 (4) 17....

### statistics

Find the p-value for each test statistic. a. Right-tailed test, z=+1.34 b. Left-tailed test, z=−2.07 c. Two-tailed test, z=−1.69

### Stats

Consider the following Hypotheses test: Ho:m>=80 Ha:m<80 A sample of 121 provided a sample mean of 77.3. The population Standard Deviation is known to be 16.5. A. compute the value of test statistic B. Determin the p value: and at 93.7% confidence, Test the above ...

### Statistics

To determine whether themean nicotine content of a brand of cigarettes is greater than the advertised value of 1.4 milligrams, a health advocacy program tests: Ho: mu = 1.4 Ha: mu > 1.4 The calculated value of the test statistic is z = 2.42. ==> How do I calculate the p-...

### Statistics

2 samples were collected to determine whether there was a difference between two weight loss methods targeting men. The average weight loss method is provided for the 2 samples along with the respective standard deviations. Is the second method - with an average weight loss of...

### STATS

Determine the p–value associated with the values of the standardized test statistic z = 1.05 for one-tail test. (1) 0.3531 (2) 0.1469 (3) 0.8531 (4) 0.0146 (5) 0.2938

### Math

The null and alternate hypotheses are: H0: π1 ≤ π2 H1: π1> π2 A sample of 100 observations from the first population indicated that X1 is 70. A sample of 150 observations from the second population revealed X2 to be 90. Use the .05 significance ...

### hypothesis statistic

how a t Test can be employed in hypothesis testing by the use of directional vs. nondirectional hypotheses. Discuss types of research where using the t statistic may be an appropriate alternative to using a z-score. Respond to at least two of your fellow students’ postings.

### Statistics

Imagine you're a researcher and you need to perform a one-sided test of an alternative hypothesis. You decide to conduct a significance test at the .05 level. Which of the following ranges of z-scores would make the test statistic significant at .05 (one-tail) but not at .01? ...

### Quantitative Statistic

Pennsylvania Refining Company is studying the relationship between the pump price of gasoline and the number of gallons sold. For a sample of 20 stations last Tuesday, the correlation was .78.   At the .01 significance level, is the correlation in the population greater than ...

### stats

use technology to find the P-value for a two tailed test with n=28 and a test statistic t=2.032 P-value =???? Help please! i don't understand this

### statistic

if the p value of the test statistic id equal to 1.36, then the p-value is

### Statistics

Consider a binomial experiment with 520 trials and 200 successes. To construct a test for a proportion p, what value do we use for the sample test statistic? Round your answer to two decimal places.

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Given a test statistic of z= 1.50, the p-value for a right-tail (upper tail) test is approximately

### math

Let π denote the proportion of grocery store customers that use the store's club card. For a large sample z test of H0: π = .5 versus Ha: π > .5, find the P-value associated with each of the given below values of the test statistic.

### math-statistics help

A pharmaceutical manufacturer forms tablets by compressing a granular material that contains the active ingredient and var. fillers. The hardness of a sample from each lot of tablets produced is measured to control compression. The target values for the hardness are mean=11.5...

### Statistics

To test H0:  = 80 versus H1:  < 80. a simple random sample of size n = 22 is obtained from a population that is known to be normally distributed. a) If ¯x = 76.9 and s = 8.5, compute the test statistic.

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. A new medical test provides a false positive result for Hepatitis 2% of the time. That is, a perfectly healthy subject being tested for Hepatitis will test as being infected 2% of the time. In research, the test is given to 30 healthy (not having Hepatitis) subjects. Let X ...

### Statistics

If the critical z value for a hypothesis test equals 2.45, what value of the test statistic would provide the least chance of making a Type I error? 3.74 10,000 2.46 4.56

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David wants to rent an unfurnished apartment for next semester. He took a random sample of 9 apartments adversised in the local Halifax paper, and recorded the rental rates. The rents (in \$ per month) were: 500 650 600 505 450 550 515 495 640 a) Find a 90% confidence interval ...

### Economics and statistics

If the critical z value for a hypothesis test equals 2.45, what value of the test statistic would provide the least chance of making a Type I error? 3.74 10,000 2.46 4.56

### Stats

Find the P-value for a left tailed hypothesis test with a test statistic of z= -1.77. Decide wether to reject the null if the level of significance is alpha= 0.05. Please help I've tried everything and I can't figure out how to get the right answer..

### statistics

In studying the responses to a multiple-choice test question,the following sample data were obtained. At the .05 significance level, test the claim that the responses occur with the same frequency. show work for test statistic & p. response a b c d e/ 12 15 16 18 19 my answer ...

### writing

When citing statistics from a web page in your speech you need to provide which of the following: ALL The date and source of the statistic What population(s) the statistic represents The author responsible for the statistic or quotation

### statistics

A STAT 200 instructor is interested in whether there is any variation in the final exam grades between her two classes Data collected from the two classes are as follows: Her null hypothesis and alternative hypothesis are: (a) Determine the test statistic. Show all work; ...

### Statistics

"Working Mom’s Journal" reported that the mean time a mother, with her small children, spends in at the convenience store is 7.3 minutes. A sample of 20 moms is chosen from your neighborhood, and it is found that the mean time they spend in a convenience store was 8.2 ...

### intro to statistics

"Working Mom’s Journal" reported that the mean time a mother, with her small children, spends in at the convenience store is 7.3 minutes. A sample of 20 moms is chosen from your neighborhood, and it is found that the mean time they spend in a convenience store was 8.2 ...

### math

As a a test of a new measurement process, 10 measurements are made on pieces of glass known to have conductivity 1. The average of the 10 measurements is 1.07. Indicate whether 1 and 1.07 is a parameter or statistic and explain why. I know 1.07 is a statistic. Please explain ...

### MATH

HELP !!! Which statistics concept is described? Choose from these answers: [(A):statistical test] [(B):Null Hypothesis] [(C):alpha] [(D):one-tailed test] [(E):two-tailed test] [(F):Type I error] [(G):Type II error] [(H):the statistic Z] 1)When a hypothesis is that two groups ...

### Statistic

TABLE 12-3 A computer used by a 24-hour banking service is supposed to randomly assign each transaction to one of 5 memory locations. A check at the end of a day's transactions gave the counts shown in the table to each of the 5 memory locations, along with the number of ...

### Statistic

A random sample of size 20 drawn from a normal distribution has a sample mean of 8 and a sample standard deviation of 4. A) Compute the sample test statistic t under the null hypothesis H_0: Mue(mean)=7 B) State the alternate hypothesis if you believe that the population mean ...

### Statistics

Find the sample proportions and test statistic for equal proportions. Is the decision close? Find the p-value. a. Dissatisfied workers in two companies: x1 = 40, n1 = 100, x2 = 30, n2 = 100, á = .05, two tailed test. b. Rooms rented at least a week in advance at two hotels: ...

What is the p-value when we test H0 : µ = 10 versus Ha: µ < 10 and have a calculated test statistic Z = -2.41 (ó is known) .008 -.008 .016 .4920 -.4920

### Stats

Use technology to find the P-value for right-tailed test with n=8 and test statistic t equals 2.531 Find the P value

### Statistic

test consists of 10 multiple choice questions with five choices for each question. As an experiment, you GUESS on each and every answer without even reading the questions. What is the probability of getting exactly 7 questions correct on this test?

### math

if two dependent samples of size 20 are used to test the difference between the means, the degrees of freedom for a t-statistic is 19, true or false

### math

As a a test of a new measurement process, 10 measurements are made on pieces of glass known to have conductivity 1. The average of the 10 measurements is 1.07. Indicate whether 1 and 1.07 is a parameter or statistic and explain why. I know 1.07 is a statistic. I understand the...

### stats

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...

### math- study question for final

You are given a sample of 106 body temperatures having a mean of 98.2 F and a standard deviation of 0.62 F. You are asked to test the hypothesis that the population mean body temperature is 98.6 F using a 0.05 significance level. What value should you use for the test ...

### mth-stat-help-plz

In conducting a hypothesis test for the difference in two population means where the standard deviations are known and the null hypothesis is: o H : uA - uB ≥ 0 What is the p-value assuming that the test statistic has been found to be z = 2.52? A) 0.0059 B) 0....

### College and Math Courses

Is statistic 243 equivalent to AP Statistic?

### Statistics

A sample of 64 observations is selected from a normal population. the sample mean is 215 and the standard deviation is 15. conduct the following test of hypothosis using the .3 significance level. Ho:u > or = 220 H1: u < 220 a) Is this a 1 tailed or 2 tailed test? b) ...

### Statistic

For 3 and 4 find the range, variance, and standard deviation. Round to the nearest tenth. 3. Twelve students were given an arithmetic test and the times (in minutes) to complete it were 10, 9, 12, 11, 8, 15, 9, 7, 8, 6, 12, 10 4. The normal daily temperatures (in degrees ...

### statistics

A regression model has 2 independent variables and 16 observations, and the calculated Durbin-Watson d statistic is 2.78. What, if any, conclusion will be reached in testing for autocorrelation of the residuals with a: a. two-tail test at the 0.05 level of significance? b. ...

### Applied Statistics

Assignment Guidelines Perform a two-tailed hypothesis test using the steps outlined in the assignment description. In a Word document, create a report that includest the following: Null and alternate statements. Pasted Microsoft Excel data output. Identification of the ...

### maths

What is mode n average for 2 students test scores our of 25 for maths. A Test 1: =21 Test 2: =24 Test 3:=19 Test 4: =21 K Test 1:= 18 Test 2:= 19 Test 3:= 19 Test 4:= 17 Test 2:= 19 Test 3:= 19 Test 4:= 17. N Test 1:= 16 Test 2:= 15 Test 3:=19..

### stats

To test the hypothesis H0 : ì = 100 against H1 : ì > 100, a statistics practioner randomly sampled T observations and found the mean x = 106 and the standard deviation sx = 35. The value of the test statistic is equal to (1) 1.1743 (2) −1.7143 (3) 0.1714 (4) 17.143...

### Statistic

To get an A grade on the test, you need a total score of more than 16 points. One of the students knows the correct answer to 6 of the 20 questions. The rest she guesses at random by tossing a coin (one toss per question, as in 4B). What is the chance that she gets an A grade ...

### statistics

A standardized third grade reading test, called the We Can Read Test, has a mean of 50 with a standard deviation of 10. A developmental psychologist conducts a study, where he assesses the reading ability of a random sample of 75 third graders using the We Can Read Test, and ...

### statistics

A standardized third grade reading test, called the We Can Read Test, has a mean of 50 with a standard deviation of 10. A developmental psychologist conducts a study, where he assesses the reading ability of a random sample of 75 third graders using the We Can Read Test, and ...

For H0: ¦Ð ¡Ü .60 versus H1: ¦Ð > .60, ¦Á = .05, x = 56, n = 80 how do i find the test statistic and p-value?

### uga

Assume the z test statistic equals 0.99, find the the p-value if Ha:p> 0.50

A chi-square test for independence with 8 degrees of freedom results in a test statistic of 18.21. Using the chi-square table, the most accurate statement that can be made about the p-value for this test is that: A) p-value < 0.01 B) 0.025 > p-value > 0.01 C) 0.05 >...

### statistics

The weight of 14 healthy newborn children was measured. The sample mean was 7.5 pounds with corresponding standard deviation 1.2 pounds. These babies are from one hospital and we want to test whether the babies born at this hospital are different in weight from the babies born...

### stats

For each of the following situations, determine: a) the null and research hypotheses; b) the hypothesis test used (normal curve, single sample t-test, dependent samples t-test, independent samples t-test, ANOVA). For situations 1, 3, 4, and 5, also state whether the test is ...

### stats

There are four major political parties in the country Treon. A public research group is interested in finding out whether there is any relationship between the party that is supported by a citizen of Treon and that citizen's socio-economic status. For the purposes of a study, ...

### statistics

use technology to find the P-value for a right-tailed test with n=21 and test statistic t=2.065 apparently, i don't have a stat calculator or statistical software to use to find the answer. so i need help how to find it by using the t distribution table..

### math

2. Let X be a random variable representing the dividend yield of Australian bank stocks. We may assume that X has a normal distribution with Now, suppose we wish to test the null hypothesis that against the alternative that using a level of significance of ƒÑ = .05. To do so...

### Statistics

An agricultural field trial compares the yield of two varieties of tomatoes for commercial use. The researchers divide in half each of 10 small plots of land in different locations and plant each tomato variety on one half of each plot. After harvest, they compare the yields ...

### Stats

a) IHI insurance is interested in determining whether younger drivers (below the age of 25) are more prone to motor accidents than older drivers (25 or older). A random sample of 70 IHI policyholders below the age of 25 were selected and whether they had been in less than 2 (...

### Statistics

6. If we reject H0:µ = 10 in favor of Ha:µ 10 at a given level of significance with a positive value of the test statistic z, then if we test H0:µ = 10 versus Ha:µ > 10 using the same sample, Ha:µ > 10 will ______ be rejected at the same significance level. (Points...

### Psychology

HELP !!! Which statistics concept is described? Choose from these answers: [(A):statistical test] [(B):Null Hypothesis] [(C):alpha] [(D):one-tailed test] [(E):two-tailed test] [(F):Type I error] [(G):Type II error] [(H):the statistic Z] 1)When a hypothesis is that two groups ...