Hypothesis Tests and Confidence Intervals to Infer Population Characteristics and Differences

  • Cynthia Fraser


Samples are collected and analyzed to efficiently estimate population characteristics. Chapter Three explores the practice of inference: “inference” how hypotheses about what may be true in the population are tested and how population parameters are estimated with confidence intervals. Included in this chapter are tests of hypotheses and confidence intervals for

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Cynthia Fraser
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  1. 1.McIntire School of CommerceUniversity of VirginiaCharlottesvilleUSA

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