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8th Edition

Frederick J Gravetter + 1 other

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 9781133956570

Chapter 8.3, Problem 5LC

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If other factors are held constant, are you more likely to reject the null hypothesis with a standard deviation of σ = 2 or with σ = 10?

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