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8th Edition

Frederick J Gravetter + 1 other

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 9781133956570

Chapter 8.3, Problem 4LC

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If other factors are held constant, increasing the size of the sample increases the likelihood of rejecting the null hypothesis. (True or false?)

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