Education Technology

Run Me a Hypothesis Test

Published on 06/26/2005

Activity Overview

This activity is designed to give students' practice in determining which type of test to run given certain background information.

Additionally, it provides practice towards understanding the meaning of rejecting or failing to reject a null hypothesis.

Before the Activity

Attached is a file containing the directions. You may need to download the TI Fonts from the web site to view some of the figures associated with this file.

During the Activity

This activity is designed to give students' practice in determining which type of test to run given certain background information.

Additionally, it provides practice towards understanding the meaning of rejecting or failing to reject a null hypothesis. Attached is the student worksheet and the activity setting files.

After the Activity

Review student results:

  • As a class, discuss questions that appeared to be more challenging
  • Re-teach concepts as necessary