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b) Since the cost of overhauling the machinery is very expensive, the company should be
more certain that the difference is statistically significant, i.e. they should only overhaul
the machinery when they can reject the
with a high degree of confidence (e.g. <1%)
a) Not evacuating when there is a fire.
b) Evacuating when there is no fire.
a) Type I: (
b) Type I:
Type II: (
c) It depends on the severity of the disease: if not severe then Clinic A has the better testing
policy as it makes fewer errors; however if the disease is severe then Clinic B has the
better testing policy as it will turn away fewer patients that do have the disease although
at the expense of errors. 2...
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