Assignment: Hypothesis Testing and z Score

Assignment: Hypothesis Testing and z Score
Assignment: Hypothesis Testing and z Score
Criterion: Evaluate a null hypothesis based on analysis of data.
Data: Joan is 72 inches tall. The average (mean) height for adult women is 65 inches, and the standard deviation is 3.5 inches.
Instructions:
a. State the null hypothesis.
b. State the alternative hypothesis.
c. Answer this: Joan is taller than what percentage of women in the population? (Hint: Think z score and area under the normal curve.)
d. Answer this: Given Joans height as compared to the population mean, do you expect to reject the null hypothesis? Explain your answer.
Criterion: Evaluate a null hypothesis based on analysis of data.
Data: Joan is 72 inches tall. The average (mean) height for adult women is 65 inches, and the standard deviation is 3.5 inches.
Instructions:
a. State the null hypothesis.
b. State the alternative hypothesis.
c. Answer this: Joan is taller than what percentage of women in the population? (Hint: Think z score and area under the normal curve.)
d. Answer this: Given Joans height as compared to the population mean, do you expect to reject the null hypothesis? Explain your answer.
Criterion: Evaluate a null hypothesis based on analysis of data.
Data: Joan is 72 inches tall. The average (mean) height for adult women is 65 inches, and the standard deviation is 3.5 inches.
Instructions:
a. State the null hypothesis.
b. State the alternative hypothesis.
c. Answer this: Joan is taller than what percentage of women in the population? (Hint: Think z score and area under the normal curve.)
d. Answer this: Given Joans height as compared to the population mean, do you expect to reject the null hypothesis? Explain your answer.
Criterion: Evaluate a null hypothesis based on analysis of data.
Data: Joan is 72 inches tall. The average (mean) height for adult women is 65 inches, and the standard deviation is 3.5 inches.
Instructions:
a. State the null hypothesis.
b. State the alternative hypothesis.
c. Answer this: Joan is taller than what percentage of women in the population? (Hint: Think z score and area under the normal curve.)
d. Answer this: Given Joans height as compared to the population mean, do you expect to reject the null hypothesis? Explain your answer.