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8th Edition

Frederick J Gravetter + 1 other

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 9781133956570

Chapter 8.2, Problem 4LC

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If a sample mean is in the critical region with α = .05, it would still (always) be in the critical region if alpha were changed to α = .01. (True or false?)

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