Chapter9_ReadingOutline.docx - Chapter 9 Hypothesis Testing for a Single Population What is a hypothesis Is an assumption about a population parameter

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Chapter 9: Hypothesis Testing for a Single Population What is a hypothesis? Is an assumption about a population parameter such as a mean or proportion. (p.381) What are the 2 hypotheses? Which hypothesis are we trying to prove to be true? Alternative Hypothesis, also known as the research
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Your Turn: For the following problems, just set up the hypothesis tests
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The only two conclusions (statements) we can draw are: (p.384) 1. We do not reject the null hypothesis and we can then conclude that the status quo (null) is true.
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  • Spring '13
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  • Null hypothesis, Statistical hypothesis testing

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