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the probability distribution of the test scores after the protocol.
C. H0: The probability distribution of test scores before the protocol has shifted to the right of
the probability distribution of the test scores after the protocol.
D. H0: The probability distribution of test scores before the protocol has shifted to the left or
right of the probability distribution of the test scores after the protocol. 11796 Chapter 01  An Introduction to Business Statistics 97. A study was conducted to investigate the effect of an intervention protocol on IQ tests.
Nine randomly selected students were tested. Calculate T and T+
A. 44, 1
B. 38.5, 6.5
C. 45.5, 2.5
D. 32.5, 12.5 98. A study was conducted to investigate the effect of an intervention protocol on IQ tests.
Nine randomly selected students were tested. What is the rejection point T0 for
A. 8
B. 6
C. 4
D. 6.5 = .05? 11797 Chapter 01  An Introduction to Business Statistics 99. A study was conducted to investigate the effect of an intervention protocol on IQ tests.
Nine randomly selected students were tested. At
= .05, test to determine if the protocol increases test scores.
A. Reject the null hypothesis
B. Fail to reject the null hypothesis 100. A readability analysis is conducted to determine how easy four different newspapers are
to read for the average citizen. The sample scores are below: Calculate H
A. 20.00
B. 14.95
C. 11.345
D. 12.06 11798 Chapter 01  An Introduction to Business Statistics 101. A readability analysis is conducted to determine how easy four different newspapers are
to read for the average citizen. The sample scores are below: At the
= .01 level of significance, test the claim that the four newspapers have the same
readability level.
A. Reject the null hypothesis
B. Fail to reject the null hypothesis 102. For eight randomly selected states, the following table lists the per capita beer
consumption (in gallons) and the per capita wine consumption (in gallons) Calculate the rank correlation coefficient when beer consumption = x and wine consumption
=y
A. rs = .506
B. rs = .703
C. rs = .711
D. rs = .494 11799 Chapter 01  An Introduction to Business Statistics 103. For eight randomly selected states, the following table lists the per capita beer
consumption (in gallons) and the per capita wine consumption (in gallons) Test H0: ps = 0 vs HA: ps > 0 for the relationship between beer consumption and wine
consumption at the state level at α = .05.
A. Reject the null hypothesis
B. Fail to reject the null hypothesis 11800 Chapter 01  An Introduction to Business Statistics Chapter 18 Nonparametric Methods Answer Key True / False Questions 1. A sign test is a test of hypothesis about the population mean.
FALSE AACSB: Reflective Thinking
Bloom's: Knowledge
Difficulty: Medium
Learning Objective: 1
Topic: Sign Test 2. Nonparametric tests can be more powerful than the corresponding t or F tests if the
population distribution is highly skewed or nonnormal.
TRUE AACSB: Reflective Thinking
Bloom's: Knowledge
Difficulty: Medium
Learning Objective: 1
Topic: Nonparametric methods 11801 Chapter 01  An Introduction to Business Statistics 3. The Wilcoxon signed rank test is a nonparametric test.
TRUE AACSB: Reflective Thinking
Bloom's: Knowledge
Difficulty: Medium
Learning Objective: 3
Topic: Signed Rank 4. The Wilcoxon rank sum test is a nonparametric test used to compare the central tendencies
of two populations when a paired difference experiment has been conducted.
FALSE AACSB: Reflective Thinking
Bloom's: Knowledge
Difficulty: Hard
Learning Objective: 2
Topic: Rank Sum 5. The Wilcoxon signed rank test is also called the MannWhitney test.
FALSE AACSB: Reflective Thinking
Bloom's: Knowledge
Difficulty: Medium
Learning Objective: 3
Topic: Signed Rank 11802 Chapter 01  An Introduction to Business Statistics 6. The Wilcoxon rank sum test and the Kruskal Wallis test both require that we take
independent random samples.
TRUE AACSB: Reflective Thinking
Bloom's: Knowledge
Difficulty: Medium
Learning Objective: 3
Learning Objective: 4
Topic: Rank Sum & Kruskal Wallis 7. Parametric tests such as F and t tests are more powerful then their nonparametric
counterparts, if the assumptions needed to perform the parametric test are not violated.
TRUE AACSB: Reflective Thinking
Bloom's: Knowledge
Difficulty: Hard
Learning Objective: 1
Topic: Nonparametric methods 8. If you have a paired data that consists of matched pairs collected from two dependent
populations then Wilcoxon signed rank test may be appropriate to use.
TRUE AACSB: Reflective Thinking
Bloom's: Knowledge
Difficulty: Medium
Learning Objective: 3
Topic: Signed ranks 9. A parametric test is always more powerful than its nonparametric counterpart.
FALSE AACSB: Reflective Thinking
Bloom's: Knowledge
Difficulty: Medium
Learning Objective: 1
Topic: Nonparametric methods 11803 Chapter 01  An Introduction to Business Statistics 10. An assumption of the Wilcoxon rank sum test is t...
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