# In a given situation, suppose H0 (null hypothesis) was not rejected at alpha= .02. Would H0 also be retained at alpha = .01? would H0 also be retained at alpha = .05? I'm thinking yes and can't tell. I agree

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1. ## Statistics

Let X be a single (i.e. n=1 ) Gaussian random variable with unknown mean μ and variance 1 . Consider the following hypotheses: H0:μ=0vsH1:μ≠0. Define a test ψα:R→{0,1} with level α that is of the form ψα=1{fα(X)>0}, for some function fα:R→R

2. ## Statistics

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

3. ## stast

suppose the alternative hypothesis in a hypothesis test is "the population mean is less than 60" if the sample size is 50 and alpha =.05, the critical value of the z is?

4. ## Statistics

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

5. ## statistics

A manufacturer claims that the mean lifetime of its lithium batteries is 1400 hours. A homeowner selects 25 of these batteries and finds the mean lifetime to be 1380 hours with a standard deviation of 80 hours. Test the manufacturers claim. Use alpha =

6. ## statistics

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

7. ## statistics

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

8. ## statistics

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

9. ## 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..

10. ## hypothesis testing and CI

A hypothesis test for a population mean is to be performed at the 5% level of significance. The population standard deviation is known. The hypotheses are H0: ƒÊ = 80 Ha: ƒÊ ‚ 80. A 95% confidence interval for ƒÊ is also constructed. True or

11. ## Statistics

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

12. ## Statistics

Describe a situation in which you would test a directional hypothesis. Be sure to state the independent variables (e.g., drug or placebo) and the dependent variables (e.g., weight loss) clearly and explain why the hypothesis is directional. Then, revise

13. ## statistics

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 =

14. ## statistics

Directional and nondirectional hypotheses can be easily interchanged according to the hypothesis the researcher is testing. For instance, a drug company might predict that a drug will help a subject lose weight while another drug company might predict that

15. ## Statistics

We conducted a hypothesis test for a population parameter at alpha = 0.01 and we failed to rejected Ho. If we decided to use alpha = 0.05, how would our conclusion change? A) At alpha = 0.05, we would still fail to reject HO. B) At alpha = 0.05, we would

16. ## 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?

17. ## Statistics

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

18. ## Social Science

Suppose a friend of yours suggests that poor people and affluent people have different rates of involvement in marihuana use. You will interview 100 adults outside of Grand Central station and you will ask them some questions. How involved are you in

19. ## Statistics

Most people are definitely dominant on one side of their body - either right or left. For some sports being able to use both sides is an advantage, such as batting in baseball or softball. In order to determine if there is a difference in strength between

20. ## Math

Data were collected, using a sample survey, on the inhabitants of a British town. Among other things, the respondents were asked their age and their satisfaction with the shopping opportunities in the local high street. These data were used to construct a

21. ## Statistics

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

22. ## ap statistics

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

23. ## 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

24. ## Statistics

testing for the differences between means of 2 independent populations where the variances in each population r unknown, u must first perform the F-test for the difference between 2 variances. Which of the following is correct? a)If the null hypothesis of

25. ## Statistics

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

26. ## statistics

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)

27. ## Statistics

PLEASE CHECK AND SEE IF I HAVE THESE ANSWERS CORRECT. T F 1. Hypothesis testing is a procedure based on sample evidence and probability theory to decide whether the hypothesis is a reasonable statement. ANSWER (True) T F 2. For a one-tailed test using the

28. ## statistics

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

29. ## Statistics

Directional and non-directional hypotheses can be easily interchanged according to the hypothesis the researcher is testing. For instance, a drug company might predict that a drug will help a subject lose weight while another drug company might predict

30. ## Math- STATS 218

When the following hypotheses are being tested at a level of significance of aH0: m 100 Ha: m < 100 the null hypothesis will be rejected if the test statistic Z is a. >Z b. >Z c.

31. ## stats

In a given situation, suppose H0 (null hypothesis) was not rejected at alpha= .02. Would H0 also be retained at alpha = .01? would H0 also be retained at alpha = .05? I'm thinking yes and can't tell. I agree If you did not reject Ho at P = .02, You would

32. ## Statistics

I'm confused about significance tests. I've tried to look up what it means for the p to be less than the alpha but none of the explanations made sense. I understand that the alpha is the probability of wrongly rejecting the null hypothesis but I'm not sure

33. ## Statistics

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

34. ## statistics

If the null hypothesis is rejected at the .01 alpha level, it will be rejected at the .05 alpha level. Is this correct?

35. ## statistics

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?

36. ## Biology-ASAP Bob Pursley to the resuce?

a)The blank is the probability of erroneously rejecting the null hypothesis.I said level of significance, is that correct? b)If you P value is 0.05. Does that mean that 95 times out of 100, the null hypothesis will be falsely rejected (I feel like it

37. ## statistics

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

38. ## statistics

The data was obtained from car crash experiments. The table values are the chest deceleration data (g) for the dummy in the driver’s seat. Use a 0.05 significance level to test the null hypothesis that the different weight categories have the same mean.

39. ## Statistics

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

40. ## statistics

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%,

41. ## business stats

The fifth and final step in testing a hypothesis is taking a sample and, based on the decision rule, deciding if the null hypothesis should be rejected.

42. ## 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

43. ## Statistics

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

44. ## FDU

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

45. ## Questions about stats

a non-directional hypothesis and have set your alpha at .01. You have 30 pairs of scores. What is the criterion value of r you need to equal or exceed to have a significant correlation so you can reject the null hypothesis

46. ## Psychological stats

I need help with a unique null hypothesis that I would then be able to use a t test statistical analysis,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.

47. ## STATS

12- The number of cars sold annually by used car salespeople is normally distributed with a standard deviation of 19.22. A random sample of salespeople was taken and the number of cars each sold is listed her. 79 43 58 66 101 63 79 33 58 71 60 101 74 55 88

48. ## statistics

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.

49. ## statistics

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.

50. ## Psychological stats

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.

51. ## Statistics

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.

52. ## statistics

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.

53. ## statistics

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.

54. ## statistics

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

55. ## math/stats

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

56. ## Stats

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. a) The null hypothesis is true. b)There is about a 3% chance that the null hypothesis is true. c) The alternative

57. ## 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

58. ## Stat

PLEASE CHECK AND SEE IF I HAVE THESE ANSWERS CORRECT. T F 1. Hypothesis testing is a procedure based on sample evidence and probability theory to decide whether the hypothesis is a reasonable statement. ANSWER (True) T F 2. For a one-tailed test using the

59. ## Stats

In a simple random sample of 1000 people taken from City A, 13% are senior citizens. In an independent simple random sample of 600 people taken from City B, 17% are senior citizens. Is the percent of senior citizens different in the two cities? Or is this

60. ## Statistical reasoning in Psychology

4. Suppose that previous studies have found that the mean amount of sessions necessary to “cure” depressive patients using a particular therapeutic model is 25 sessions, with a standard deviation (σ) of 4. A new model is introduced, and you want to

61. ## 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

62. ## Statistics

1. For the following research question, specify the parameter and give the null and alternative hypotheses. "Is there a difference in the proportions of male and female college students who smoke cigarettes? 2. For the following research question, specify

63. ## college

The diameter of a wire should be 8 cm. It follows a normal distribution and has a standard deviation of 0.01 cm. A person tests each delivery by taking 5 samples, accepting the goods only if the mean is at most 8.01 a) Find the probability of type 1 error?

64. ## Statistics

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.

65. ## Math

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

66. ## Stats

Which of the following statement is true? 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

67. ## statistics

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

68. ## Statistics

Can someone explain to me how I got this question wrong? True/False. It is easier to reject the null hypothesis if the researcher uses a smaller alpha(a) level? I said False As alpha decreases, the rejection region also decreases.

69. ## statistics psy/315

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

70. ## statistics

Suppose that a researcher normally uses an alpha level of .01 for hypothesis test, but this time uses an alpha level of .05. What does this change in the alpha level do to the amount of power? What does it do to the risk of a Type I error?

71. ## Statistics

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

72. ## statistics

For the following data independent samples, could the null hypothesis that the population means are equal be rejected at the 0.05 level? Sample1 Sample2 Sample3 Sample4 15.2 10.2 14.9 11.5 12.2 12.1 13.0 13.1 15.0 8.5 10.8 11.5 14.6 8.1 10.7 6.3 9.7 10.9

73. ## stat

If you test the (one sample) null hypothesis that the population proportion p ¡Ü 0.3 and you get the test statistic value of z = -0.98, then using a 5% ignificance level, Question 18 options: the alternative hypothesis looks believable. the null

74. ## 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

75. ## 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

76. ## 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

77. ## statistics

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

78. ## Stats

National Packing Materials Company claims its X20 box can hold loads up to at least 80 pounds. Smith Widget Company has been using the boxes for one year and feels the boxes fail at lighter loads. Hearing the complaints from Smith, the lead engineer for

79. ## Statistics

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

80. ## 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?

81. ## stats

A hospital claims that the proportion of full-term babies born in the hospital who weigh less than seven pounds is no more than 39% . Suppose that we want to carry out a hypothesis test for this claim, suspecting otherwise. State the null hypothesis and

82. ## statistics

A researcher administered a treatment to a sample of participants selected from a population of 80. If the researcher obtains a sample mean of M=88. Which combination of factors is most likely to result in rejecting the null hypothesis? a, alpha level=0.01

83. ## math

In 1000 samples, assuming that the null hypothesis is true, how many times would you expect to commit Type I error if alpha=.05?

84. ## STAT

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

85. ## STAT

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

86. ## Statistics

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

87. ## Statistics

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

88. ## STATS

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

89. ## statistics

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

90. ## econ 2110

Suppose that we want to test whether the mean selling price of houses with is the same as the mean selling price of houses without a garage. We collect two samples and obtain the following information: Houses with garage Sample size: 71 Mean selling price

91. ## statics

If a court acquits every defendant, they will never commit a Type I error. A) True B) False 2. The probability of rejecting a true null hypothesis increases as the sample size increases. A) True B) False 3. For a given level of significance, the critical

92. ## statistics

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

93. ## Statistics

The research hypothesis is a vitally important element of any quantitative research study. This Discussion provides an opportunity for you to develop your own testable hypothesis based on the data set for the Final Project. To prepare for this Discussion,

94. ## statistics

A researcher is testing a null hypothesis that states: H: ì = 50. A sample of 25 scores is selected and the mean is M = 55.Assuming that the sample variance is s2 = 100, compute the estimated standard error and the t statistic. Is this sample sufficient

95. ## Statistics

Which of these statements is always true for a researcher who is using standard statistical methods in a test of significance? A. A researcher who rejects a true null hypothesis has committed a Type II error. B. A researcher who rejects the null hypothesis

96. ## statistics

Complete the hypothesis test: null hypothesis = 52, alternative hypothesis =

97. ## 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

98. ## statistics

The mean length of a work week for the population of workers was reported to be 39.2 hours. Suppose that we would like to take a current sample of workers to see whether the mean length of a work week has changed from the previously reported 39.2 hours. a.

99. ## math

A researcher is performing a hypothesis test. The null hypothesis is that μ=10 and the alternative hypothesis is that μ

100. ## statistics

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