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Reject or Fail to Reject?

Published on 08/21/2010

Activity Overview

Students find P-values, to test claims about proportions, using the 1-Prop z Test command in the Calculator application.

Key Steps

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    Students are given two scenarios for which the will first determine the null and alternative hypotheses. One scenario is a two-tailed test and the other is a right-tailed test.

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    Then, students will use the 1-Prop z Test to calculate the P-value and decide whether to reject or fail to reject the claim about the proportion.