Acceptance Region

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-0-387-32833-1_1
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The acceptance region is the interval within the sampling distribution of the test statistic that is consistent with the null hypothesisH0 from hypothesis testing.

It is the complementary region to the rejection region.

The acceptance region is associated with a probability\( { 1-\alpha } \)

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