# Content Tagged “P-value of a Hypothesis Test”

## Learn by Doing – Proportions (Step 4)

Published: Oct 22nd, 2013

The purpose of this activity is to give you a better sense of the p-value, and in particular, help strengthen your intuition about how it measures the evidence against the […]

Published: Mar 18th, 2013

1. The Effect of Sample Size on Hypothesis Testing 2. Statistical significance vs. practical importance. 3. Hypothesis Testing and Confidence Intervals Let’s summarize CO-1: Describe the roles biostatistics serves in the […]

## Proportions (Step 4 & Summary)

Published: Mar 18th, 2013

Step 4. Drawing Conclusions Based on the P-Value Many Students Wonder: Hypothesis Testing for the Population Proportion Let’s Summarize!! What’s next? CO-4: Distinguish among different measurement scales, choose the appropriate descriptive […]

## Proportions (Step 3)

Published: Mar 18th, 2013

Step 3. Finding the P-value of the Test Alternative Hypothesis is “Less Than” Alternative Hypothesis is “Greater Than” Alternative Hypothesis is “Not Equal To” The Four Steps in Hypothesis Testing […]

## Did I Get This – Using p-values

Published: Mar 8th, 2013

The following two hypotheses are tested: Ho: The average number of miles driven per year is 12,000. Ha: The average number of miles driven per year is less than 12,000. […]

## Learn By Doing – Using p-values

Published: Mar 8th, 2013

The following two hypotheses are tested: Ho: The proportion of U.S. adults who oppose gay marriage is roughly 50%. Ha: The proportion of U.S. adults who oppose gay marriage is […]

## Steps in Hypothesis Testing

Published: Mar 8th, 2013

Hypothesis Testing Step 1: State the Hypotheses Hypothesis Testing Step 2: Collect Dtaa, Check Conditions, and Summarize Data Hypothesis Testing Step 3: Assess the Evidence Hypothesis Testing Step 4: Making […]