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Name: Hypothesis Testing of Single Mean and Single Proportion: Assumptions
ID: m17002
Language: English (en)
Subject: Mathematics and Statistics
Keywords: elementary, statistics
License: Creative Commons Attribution License CC-BY 3.0

Authors: Susan Dean (susanldean45@gmail.com), Barbara Illowsky, Ph.D. (illowskybarbara@deanza.edu)
Copyright Holders: Maxfield Foundation (cnx@cnx.org)
Maintainers: Susan Dean (susanldean45@gmail.com), Barbara Illowsky, Ph.D. (illowskybarbara@deanza.edu), Connexions (cnx@cnx.org)

Latest version: 1.16 (history)
First publication date: Jun 6, 2008 5:32 pm -0500
Last revision to module: Jun 12, 2012 8:33 am -0500

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Version History

Version: 1.16 Jun 12, 2012 8:33 am -0500 by Susan Dean
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Module: Hypothesis Testing of Single Mean and Single Proportion: Assumptions: Changed sample size of 30 or more to sufficiently large.

Version: 1.15 Jun 10, 2012 4:17 pm -0500 by Susan Dean
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Hypothesis Testing of Single Mean and Single Proportion: Assumptions: Minor edit.

Version: 1.14 Aug 19, 2011 5:19 pm -0500 by Susan Dean
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Hypothesis Testing of Single Mean and Single Proportion: Assumptions: Took out glossary items "Confidence Interval" and "Confidence Level."

Version: 1.13 Aug 19, 2011 9:43 am -0500 by Susan Dean
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Hypothesis Testing of Single Mean and Single Proportion: Assumptions: Updated glossary item "Standard Deviation."

Version: 1.12 Aug 16, 2011 3:41 pm -0500 by Susan Dean
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Hypothesis Testing of Single Mean and Single Proportion: Assumptions: Updated glossary item "Student-t Distribution."

Version: 1.11 Aug 16, 2011 9:52 am -0500 by Susan Dean
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Hypothesis Testing of Single Mean and Single Proportion: Assumptions: Updated glossary item "Normal Distribution."

Version: 1.10 Aug 15, 2011 7:54 pm -0500 by Susan Dean
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Hypothesis Testing of Single Mean and Single Proportion: Assumptions: Updated glossary item "Binomial."

Version: 1.9 Aug 11, 2011 10:56 pm -0500 by Susan Dean
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Hypothesis Testing of Single Mean and Single Proportion: Assumptions: Updated glossary item "Standard Deviation."

Version: 1.8 Jan 4, 2011 7:10 pm -0600 by Susan Dean
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Hypothesis Testing of Single Mean and Single Proportion: Assumptions: Edited formula for proportion standard deviation for clarity.

Version: 1.7 Feb 7, 2009 12:57 pm -0600 by Susan Dean
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Hypothesis Testing of Single Mean and Single Proportion: Assumptions: Clarified the glossary item "Binomial."

Version: 1.6 Jan 29, 2009 10:59 pm -0600 by Susan Dean
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Hypothesis Testing of Single Mean and Single Proportion: Assumptions: In the 3rd paragraph, changed the sentence describing the conditions for a binomial distribution so that the condition "each trial has the same probability of a success p" comes at the end.

Version: 1.5 Jan 29, 2009 6:44 am -0600 by Susan Dean
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Hypothesis Testing of Single Mean and Single Proportion: Assumptions: In the third paragraph, rearranged the conditions for a binomal distribution for clarity.

Version: 1.4 Oct 27, 2008 9:23 pm -0500 by James Cooper
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roles updated

Version: 1.3 Jul 18, 2008 10:42 am -0500 by Connexions
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removed draft note

Version: 1.2 Jul 7, 2008 3:48 pm -0500 by Connexions
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post review updates

Version: 1.1 Jun 26, 2008 2:22 pm -0500 by Connexions
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