# Hypothesis

**rich3452**

During week 1 (ch.8) of the text, we read about the “power” of a test. Remember that the power of a test can be summarized as the probability of rejecting a false null hypothesis. In other words, the power of a test is how likely we are to “get it right.” This provides the foundation for a potentially interesting discussion. By now, each of you has identified the assumption differences between parametric and nonparametric tests, but we have yet to discuss the differences in terms of power. Let’s use this thread to do so.
Let’s assume that you wish to test a hypothesis and are able to use a t-test (parametric test) for the analysis. Could you also use a nonparametric test for this? Why or why not? Assuming an identical level of significance for each test, which would be more powerful and why?

- 13 years ago
- 3

**Answer(1)**

Purchase the answer to view it

NOT RATED

- hypothesis.docx

**Bids(0)**

**other Questions(10)**

- The distance alicia travels in t hours is represented by the equation d equals 7.5t at what rate does alicia...
- bacteria that naturally occurs in your intestines
- 5x-(4x+5)=-3
- a rectangular wall is 6.0 meters long and 2.5 meters high. What is the area of the wall?
- -6-2x-x-3+9x
- 1+1
- a rectagular prism with a length of 19 in, a width of 14 in, a height of 8 in, and...
- Problem 18- If you borrow $4,000 at $500 interest for one year, what is your effective interest rate for the following rate for the following payment plans? A) Annual payment B) Semiannual payments C) Quarterly payments D) Monthly payments
- How is wins like boiling water in a pot?
- Determine the velocity of a roller coaster at the bottom of a 134-foot hill. Round to the nearest tenth. v= √48h